Career Outcomes for MBA Graduates

52% of the class of 2016 graduates, seeking employment received a job offer within three months of graduation.*

100% of these students accepted their offer.

* Data reported is in adherence with MBA CSEA standards; based on data from 100% of the class of 2016.

MBA Degree Jobs By Industry

Pie Chart on industries employing MBA Graduates

This chart shows industries in which 2016 MBA graduates are employed.

2016 MBA Employer Highlights

  • Amazon
  • Deloitte
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Hager Sharp, Inc.
  • The Boeing Company
  • DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
  • EastBanc Technologies
  • Treliant Risk Advisors
  • Next Era Energy

2016 Salary Outcomes for MBA Graduates

$84,725 Mean
$86,000 Median
$125,000 High
$50,000 Low


Additionally, 30% of students accepting jobs reported signing bonuses:

$11,667 Mean
$10,000 Median
$15,000 High
$10,000 Low

Percent of MBA Grads Who Received a Signing Bonus By Industry

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