Recent recruitment data from the online networking platform LinkedIn, as well as CNN Money suggests top tier US investment banks are still spending significant amounts of time and money on college recruitment programs.

The hiring data also suggest that with 6 of the 8 colleges at the top of the recruitment list being on the east coast, coastal elitism is still alive and persistent. 

If you’re in High School or thinking about a professional career in finance, then keep an eye on these 8 colleges. 

8. Columbia University


7. Harvard University

6. Duke University

5. Princeton University

4. Cornell University

3. Georgetown University

2. Yale University

1. University of Pennsylvania