CNBC’S Jim Cramer Takes Popular "Mad Money Back to School Tour" Show Back on the Road to Villanova University

“Mad Money w/Jim Cramer” Live from The Pavilion at Villanova University on Thursday, April 25

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ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.CNBC’s Jim Cramer is hitting the road again taking his “Mad Money Back to School Tour” to Villanova University. The program will be broadcast from The Pavilion at Villanova University on Thursday, April 25 at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. ET, in front of a live studio audience.

“I am so excited to kick-start the ‘Mad Money Back to School Tour’ at Villanova University. As a loyal Philadelphian, I always wanted to bring the tour home,” said Jim Cramer.  “Since we started the tour in 2006, we have been so overwhelmed by the incredible reaction we get on college campuses across the country.  My goal has always been to teach and interact with the next generation of investors and the college tour has given me the perfect opportunity to do just that.”

Regina Gilgan is the Executive Producer of “Mad Money w/ Jim Cramer.” The program airs weekdays at 6 p.m. ET and 11 p.m. ET on CNBC.

For information about the April 25 show, or for students to reserve tickets, visit: madmoney.cnbc.com

Since 2006, the “Mad Money Back to School Tour” has been giving college students the chance to experience the energy, passion and excitement of its popular host by being a part of the studio audience.  Villanova University is the 16th stop on Cramer’s tour.  Previous stops include Tulane University, the University of Iowa, Georgia Tech's School of Management, the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, Harvard Law School, The Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, Columbia Business School, Boston College, Georgetown University, The Darden School of Business at The University of Virginia, the Red McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin, Indiana University's Kelley School of Business, and Penn State University.

The April 25 program will feature student participation from the Villanova School of Business (VSB).

"I am thrilled that the Villanova School of Business (VSB) will be featured in an episode of the highly-acclaimed television show Mad Money, as part of their Back to School Tour series,” said Patrick G. Maggitti, PhD, The Helen and William O’Toole Dean at the Villanova School of Business (VSB). “This is incredible recognition of the valuable VSB experience and the vibrant VSB community."

For a glimpse of the "Mad Money Back to School Tour" behind the scenes action, click here and view "Back to School: Extra Credit."

ABOUT "MAD MONEY WITH JIM CRAMER":

Jim Cramer believes that there is always a bull market somewhere and he wants to try to help you find it. “Mad Money,” airing weeknights on CNBC at 6PM and 11PM ET, takes viewers inside the mind of one of Wall Street's most respected and successful money managers for free. Jim is your personal guide through the confusing jungle of Wall Street investing, navigating through both opportunities and pitfalls with one goal in mind -- to try to help you make money. "Mad Money" features lively guest interviews, viewer calls and, most importantly, the unmatched, fiery opinions of Jim Cramer.

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ABOUT VILLANOVA UNIVERSITY:

Since 1842, Villanova University’s Augustinian Catholic intellectual tradition has been the cornerstone of an academic community in which students learn to think critically, act compassionately and succeed while serving others. There are more than 10,000 undergraduate, graduate and law students in the University's five colleges – the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the Villanova School of Business, the College of Engineering, the College of Nursing and the Villanova University School of Law. As students grow intellectually, Villanova prepares them to become ethical leaders who create positive change everywhere life takes them.