Last year, over 82% of top US business schools and 79% of trading rooms used StockTrak. Over 92% of students recommended their professors continue using StockTrak in their next class.

Professor Registration

Your students are about to have the most realistic & educational experience
that they will remember for a lifetime!

Over 90% of students using StockTrak recommend their professor continue to use it!

Finance, Personal Finance, Accounting and Economics Professors: has been the leading provider of educational financial simulations to universities for over 30 years. We welcome you and your students!

Give your students virtual $100,000 or $1,000,000 (or any dollar amount or any currency) and let them experience the markets with real securities and real prices as they build a portfolio and compete against each other.

If you are Personal Finance professor, then your students can also use our personal budgeting game and learn some real money management skills too!

If you have used StockTrak before, then click here to log in and register your next class.
If you have not used us before, you will have to register as a professor below.

After you register for free at the link below, you will be able to create a customized trading period and/orand establish the trading parameters for your classes, and then your students will be able to manage a virtual portfolio of stocks, options, bonds, futures, currencies, mutual funds, and commodities from over 50 global exchanges. While your students are trading, you will have complete access to your students’ trading history and the overall class rankings.

While over 1,000 professors in 50 countries use it each year, we realize that many professors haven’t taken that first step to try it in their classes—this page is intended for professors that are new to

If you have used before, then please click here to login and register your next class.

Since its launch in 1990, Stock-Trak has become the world’s #1 portfolio simulation for college and university students. Each year over 80,000 students from over 50 countries us it in the following classes:

  • Investments
  • Portfolio Management
  • Derivatives
  • Corporate Finance
  • Personal Finance
  • Money and Banking
  • Capital Markets
  • International Finance
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Macro Economics

Registering your next class for takes less than 2 minutes and works like this:

  1. Professors must register as a professor on the site (Professor Registration Form is linked below)
  2. Professors login, and from the Admin menu select “Register New Class”
  3. When registering their new class, professors customize the trading by selecting the trading dates, initial cash balance, currency of the account, commission structure, diversification rules, and eligible securities and exchanges
  4. Professors then distribute a link to their students and the students register for that professor’s class by clicking on that link

Available Exchanges

Students can trade stocks, options, futures, bonds, mutual funds, future options and forex.

Includes 50 global exchanges such as NYSE, AMEX, NASDAQ, TSX, London, Euronext (Amsterdam, Brussels, Lisbon, Paris), Frankfurt, Ireland, Prague, Zurich, Warsaw, Mexico, Brazil, Bombay, Hong Kong, Prague, New Zealand, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney and Taiwan.

Customer Service

We pride ourselves on excellent customer service, and providing an excellent launching point for your class. The platform includes both video and text/image tutorials for all site functions (for both students and professors), a toll-free customer service number, live chat integrated into all Professor pages, and an email support system.

We respond to all customer support requests within 1 business day.

Streaming Data And Competition

The markets are constantly shifting, and so are we. We have real-time data for all US securities, with streaming portfolio updates that your students can see changing as the markets are moving.

Each student can also see how they rank compared to the rest of the class with our real-time streaming class rankings, available by direct portfolio return or risk-adjusted returns (Sharpe Ratio or Alpha/Beta).


Setting up your professor or admin account is completely free, and can be used to preview the platform. Once you set up your class, pricing is based on the length of your trading period and number of trades you wish to allow your students to make. The cost can be covered either by your institution (invoice), or by individual students/teams when they join your class.

Academic Pricing

Service Level Trading Length Max Trades Restrictions Price Per Account
Buy/Hold Up to 18 Weeks 25 None $13.95
Summer Up to 7 Weeks 200 Available only April – July $19.95
Personal Finance Up to 18 Weeks 300 US Equities, Mutual Funds, and Bonds Only $19.99
Standard Up to 9 Weeks 200 None $29.95
Silver Up to 14 Weeks 300 None $31.95
Gold Up to 18 Weeks 400 None $33.95
Platinum Up to 36 Weeks 400 None $45.95

Don’t forget that most Finance textbooks from McGrawHill, Cengage, and Wiley contain coupons worth $5 or more off of these prices.

Corporate Pricing


Service Name Trading Weeks Max Trades Price per account
Corporate Standard up to 12 weeks 300 $74.95
Corporate Annual up to 12 months 1000 $249.95

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