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  1. Andy Nguyen

    Quantnet competition

    They are using 6 months after graduation which helps everyone get close to 100%. On contrary, we use only 3 months after graduation in our ranking methodology.
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    Computer Science major is hot again

    Very interesting read. Let me know what you think of this. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/24/technology/computer-science-courses-college.html
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    Top 2019 H1B visa occupations

    The following is list of top 50 H1B visa occupations from myvisajobs. The footnote said data is from 2017 so not sure the accuracy of this but it's not surprising that the majority H1B visa is technical jobs.
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    NYU MSFE NYU Tandon MFE admission - 2019

    @nicolalove @OriginalThinker @Ultimate Cheese Please add your timelines for your applications to the Tracker if you can. Thank you https://quantnet.com/tracker/
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    NYU MSFE NYU Tandon MFE admission - 2019

    Check results on Tracker https://quantnet.com/tracker/
  6. Andy Nguyen

    A Survey of Master’s Programs in Risk Management in the US.

    Thank you Ken for sharing your paper with QuantNet. I'm going to send it out to our memberships at large. This is the first paper that I'm aware of that takes a close look at risk management MS programs.
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    That is correct.

    That is correct.
  8. Andy Nguyen

    Where can I find power points for Level 3?

    If you are enrolled as students, you should be able to download all materials in all levels. Otherwise, you can only access the first 2 levels without enrolling.
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    Advice needed to start a career as a quant

    https://quantnet.com/threads/master-reading-list-for-quants-mfe-financial-engineering-students.535/
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    Advice needed to start a career as a quant

    The reading list on my signature would be a good place to start exploring different specialties of this quant finance space.
  11. Andy Nguyen

    Breaking Bad TV show

    I actually flew to Albuquerque with my wife to do a tour of BB and drive 4 hours to Four Points Monument. It is an interesting state to visit.
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    Breaking Bad TV show

    And I got some good stuff to bring home.
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    Breaking Bad TV show

    I saw it twice. Guess where I am now.
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    Breaking Bad TV show

    Anyone here us a fan of the above show or its spinoff Better Call Saul?
  15. Andy Nguyen

    Registered Nurse Thinking About Switching Careers and Entering a MS in Financial Engineering program

    There are industries that pay more than finance. Think AI, tech, etc but you gotta be top of the game. You can't just thinking getting an MFE degree and then money will follow. Many people realize it a year and 100K too late.
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