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    COMPARE Baruch MFE vs NYU MathFin

    I couldn't agree with you more! As a current student at NYU, I can say that we have a really friendly and close class. Because there are only about 30 of us, there is a lot of collaboration and we frequently go out together as a class. You shouldn't be worried about getting stuck only talking to...
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    Advice on advertising for math tutoring...

    I would suggest you also go to the front desk of high schools in your area. Most of them maintain a list of tutors available to pass out to parents looking for help for their kids. I got a lot of responses that way, especially after the first report card comes out!
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    Why aren't there a lot of girls pursuing a MFE degree?

    What are these 5 spectacularly strange things?
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    They sent me an email telling me to check the application site. As I've learnt, there is no...

    They sent me an email telling me to check the application site. As I've learnt, there is no point to compulsively check the site every few hours because it won't update until the email is sent. Regardless, you can check it by logging in, clicking on "Application for Graduate Admission"...
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    NYU MSMF Anyone still waiting for NYU MSMF?

    I sent them an email last week telling them about Columbia. They told me they would try to reply soon, but didn't want to make any promisses.
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    Columbia MFE Phone call from Columbia MFE admissions ?

    I didn't get the letter in the mail yet, however, they did send an email with a link to a system where I could view the letter online. The deadline to reply is April 15th with a $2500 deposit.
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    Toronto MathFin Has anyone heard from UofT MMF?

    Yes I'm going to the MMF offices, it is supposed to last two hours. In the past the group interview usually had about 4 students
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    Toronto MathFin Has anyone heard from UofT MMF?

    I received an email today for a group interview on Monday. I'm from UofT if that makes a difference.
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    Video lectures on stochastic calculus and financial engineering

    Prof. Jaimungal at UofT also posts his lectures online http://www.utstat.utoronto.ca/sjaimung/teaching.htm
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    Columbia MFE Phone call from Columbia MFE admissions ?

    No, I guess that will come in the official letter to be sent in the mail.
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    Columbia MFE Phone call from Columbia MFE admissions ?

    The acceptance email came with a caveat that the official acceptance was still yet to come upon approval from Graduate Student Services. Does anyone know of any cases where GSS failed to approve the department's recommendation to accept?
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    How did you know about Quantnet

    I think the program rankings helped direct a lot of attention to the site, especially for people just starting to look into the career. I decided to become a member, however, to use the tracker. I think its a really neat and useful feature.
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    Columbia MFE Phone call from Columbia MFE admissions ?

    As expected, the three questions were 1) Why Columbia? 2) What other schools did you apply to? 3) How will you fund it? Good luck to everyone making the phone call today!
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    Is the City closed for non-EU entry-level quants starting April 2011? - career advice

    How does this affect internship opportunities during a UK program?
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    Imperial MathFin

    UofT: 3.7/4.0 GRE: 790Q, 600V
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