2015 Class Analysis: Full-Time

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September 14, 2015


Employment Profile Percent
of Class
Number
of Students
Seeking Employment 87.1% 505
Not Seeking Employment 11.9% 69
Sponsored 6.4% 37
Starting Own Business/Entrepreneur 3.3% 19
Postponing Job Search 1.7% 10
Continuing Education 0.3% 2
Not Seeking, Other Reason 0.2% 1
Not Responding to Survey 1.0% 6
Total Graduates 100.0% 580


Employment Profile At Graduation By Three Months
Post Graduation
Job Offers 1
US Citizens/Permanent Residents 90.5% 97.9%
International Graduates 89.3% 96.6%
Total 90.1% 97.4%


Job Acceptances 1
US Citizens/Permanent Residents 87.2% 95.4%
International Graduates 85.3% 94.4%
Total 86.5% 95.0%


Demographic Profile 2
Mean Age 28
Mean Years of Work Experience 5
Female 35%
International 37%
Married 19%

Salary by Citizenship - Full Time

Citizenship Percent
of Hires
Number
of Hires
Minimum
Salary 1
Maximum
Salary 1
Median
Salary 1
U.S. Citizens/Permanent Residents 65.2% 313 $50,000 $225,000 $125,000
International Graduates 34.8% 167 $65,000 $170,000 $125,000
All 100.0% 480 $50,000 $225,000 $125,000

 

Salary by Undergraduate Major - Full Time

Undergraduate Major2 Percent
of Hires
Number
of Hires
Minimum
Salary 1
Maximum
Salary 1
Median
Salary 1
Business Degree 57.7% 272 $50,000 $225,000 $125,000
Technical Degree 26.3% 124 $60,000 $165,000 $130,000
Other 15.9% 75 $52,545 $170,000 $125,000
All 100.0% 471 $50,000 $225,000 $125,000

 

Salary by Years of Experience - Full Time

Years of Experience Percent
of Hires
Number
of Hires
Minimum
Salary 1
Maximum
Salary 1
Median
Salary 1
Less than 1 year 0.8% 4 Insufficient data(1)
1 to 3 years 8.8% 42 $50,000 $170,000 $122,000
3 to 5 years 44.2% 212 $52,545 $170,000 $125,000
More than 5 years 46.3% 222 $65,000 $225,000 $125,000
All 100.0% 480 $50,000 $225,000 $125,000


(1) Represents percent of students who are seeking employment. Seven students, representing 1.4 percent of students seeking employment, reneged on offers that had been accepted.
(2) Demographic information is based on Full-Time MBA students matriculating in September 2013.