FAQ


Q: How long does it take to complete the self-study program?

A: The Premium Package takes approximately 70-90 hours to complete while the abbreviated Basic Package takes approximately 20-30 hours to complete. Students with a solid foundation in Accounting and Excel will are typically at the lower end of this range.

Q: Who currently uses Wall Street Prep's programs?

A: Wall Street Prep's self study programs are used globally thousands of MBAs, investment bankers, and other finance professionals, and Wall Street Prep's instructor led training programs have been used at universities and corporations, such as Harvard University, Credit Suisse First Boston, SK Telecom, and Thomson. Click here for testimonials from existing students.

Q: What materials are included with enrollment?

A: Upon enrollment students receive self-study manuals along with CD-ROMs containing the model templates and the supporting documents. Students follow the intuitive, step-by-step instruction manuals while building models using Excel model templates, and are directed to the appropriate external documents (SEC filings, research reports, etc.) in order to build comprehensive models the way they would on the job.

Q: I am trying to enroll online but I am getting an error message. What should I do?

A: Please contact us by telephone at 800-646-3575 ext. 1 and a live represnetative will take your order over the phone. Callers from outside the United States should call us at 617-277-4222.

Q: Can I enroll without using a credit card?

A: Yes. We do accept enrollment tuition via bank check. Please click here to download the order form, which you need to print out and return along with payment to the return address on the form.

Q: I live outside the United States - do you ship abroad?

A: We certainly ship abroad. Our courier is Fedex, which ships to over 220 countries worldwide.

Q: Can I receive Certification in Financial and Valuation Modeling without enrolling in the self-study program? Also, is there an extra charge for taking the certification exam?

A: Students must complete the self study premium package in order to take the certification exam. The fee for the certification examination is included as part of premium package enrollment.

Q: What is the structure of the certification exam?  Where is the exam administered?

A: The certification examination is an online examination, consisting of multiple-choice questions and focuses on topics covered throughout the Self Study Program. The examination can be taken from any computer with a working internet connection. Students who successfully complete the certification examination will receive a notification and a certificate in the mail within two weeks.

Q: I have a group that is interested in enrolling.  Are there any discounts?

A: That depends on the size of your group. Please contact Teri Mitsiu at 800-646-3575 ex. 707 (Email: tmitsiu@wallstreetprep.com) for group rates.

Q: What is the Referral Program?

A: The referral program is a way for you to earn money by letting others know about the Wall Street Prep program. Click here for details.

Q: Do you offer any live seminars?

A: Wall Street Prep works directly with Universities and Corporations in providing live training. There are currently no general admission seminars. However, if you are interested in bringing Wall Street Prep to your campus or company, please contact Arkady Libman at 1-800-646-3575 ex. 709 (Email: alibman@wallstreetprep.com).