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High School Students Experience Corporate and College Life during Bentley's "Wall Street 101"

March 9, 2007

Bentley College is once again offering a unique experience for high schools students this summer. Wall Street 101 is a summer business camp that allows young people to engage in the fundamentals of Wall Street through a technology-rich and interactive curriculum.


Wall Street 101 students use Bentley's state-of-the-art trading room while learning about the financial industry and various business fields. Through a number of classroom and hands-on exercises, participants are taught how to conduct simulated trading sessions, explore the intricacies of the stock market and investigate certain processes of investment and portfolio construction.


During this one week residential program, at Bentley in Waltham, Mass, students will experience college life by living on campus. They will enjoy the use of Bentley's newly renovated athletic center and cafeteria, as well as join in various social activities such as movie nights, pool parties, and field trips into Boston. Outlined below are the details, dates and costs of the camp, which may also be found at The costs cover tuition, room and board and other related fees.

Wall Street 101- July 22 to July 28, 2007

Cost: $1,000

Eligibility: High school students who have completed their sophomore or junior year by June 2007


Space is limited and an advance reservation is required. The application deadline is April 2, 2007. For more information, please visit or call (781) 891-2598.


BENTLEY UNIVERSITY is one of the nation’s leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader – one with the deep technical skills, broad global perspective, and high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. Our rich, diverse arts and sciences program, combined with an advanced business curriculum, prepares informed professionals who make an impact in their chosen fields. Located on a classic New England campus minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers. The Graduate School emphasizes the impact of technology on business practice, in offerings that include MBA and Master of Science programs, PhD programs in accountancy and in business, and customized executive education programs. The university enrolls approximately 4,100 full-time undergraduate, 140 adult part-time undergraduate, 1,430 graduate, and 43 doctoral students. Bentley is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges; AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business; and the European Quality Improvement System, which benchmarks quality in management and business education. For more information, please visit

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