Ready to take on the stock market?

Form a team and test your skills!

What could you do with $1,000,000? Find out by testing your investment skills in our annual High School Investment Competition. 

Join a team of three to six students (plus a teacher/advisor), and receive $1,000,000 in virtual U.S. dollars for your team to invest. Portfolios with the best performance will win cash prizes ranging from $1,000 to $3,000. You’ll learn the basic principles of the stock market as your team experiences its ups and downs in real time—and receive a fee waiver if you're a senior and apply to Ithaca College for fall 2021 entry! 

Awards are as follows:

First Place: $3,000 ($1,500 for Team/$1,500 for High School)
Second Place: $2,000 ($1,000 for Team/$1,000 for High School)
Third Place: $1,000 ($500 for Team/$500 for High School) 

Register by October 30, 2020

Trading will begin November 2, 2020, and continue until March 12, 2021.
Learn more about the competition and register your team at ithaca.stocktrak.com.

Learn more about Finance at Ithaca College

Financial skills are in demand in virtually every business, from the bank to the boardroom. Students studying finance at Ithaca choose from three specialized tracks: Asset Management, Corporate Finance, and Wealth Management.

In our Trading Room, students are immersed in the capital markets and invest $800,000 with the same tools and up-to-the-minute data available to today's financial professionals. See for yourself!