Babson Graduate Outcomes
AND ENGAGEMENT OPPORTUNITIES
MBA AND MS PROGRAMS 2019
A Changing Business World Requires Agile Talent ORGANIZATIONS OF ALL TYPES AND SIZES ARE SEEKING EMPLOYEES WITH
“An entrepreneurial mindset who can harness technology and drive innovation.”*
Babson graduate students are COLLABORATIVE
Babson’s learning environment, rooted in our Entrepreneurial Thought & Action® (ET&A™) methodology, features a continuous feedback loop between students and their peers, faculty, and executive mentors to help them reflect and grow. Students will prepare for real-world business challenges in experiential learning courses and consulting projects, where they solve problems and identify opportunities for impact. Students continue to develop as an entrepreneurial leader through courses such as:
» Creating You: Building Your Professional Life
» Leading and Managing Change
» Strategies for Innovation and Growth
» Managing People and Organizations
*PWC ANNUAL GLOBAL CEO SURVEY, 2016.
Babson is globally renowned as the top school for entrepreneurship, and that reputation helps us attract a different breed of students—critical thinkers who embody our innovative spirit and who want to make an impact. Our mission is to ensure that our students are career-ready and, through targeted company outreach, identify organizations where they can grow and take action.
– Cheri Paulson, Senior Director, Graduate Center for Career Development, Babson College
From day one, Babson graduate students
participate in programming designed to hone their communication and presentation skills. We work closely with them to ensure that they’re able to effectively convey the value of the knowledge and insights they gain at Babson.
– Sharon Sinnott, Director, Speech Center, Babson College
in Entrepreneurship for 26 consecutive years – U .S. News & World Report, 1994–2019
Top 50 MBA Programs for Entrepreneurship – F inancial Times, 2018
MBA Program in career progress – F inancial Times, 2019
SEE MORE BABSON ACCOLADES AT BABSON.EDU/RANKINGS.
Our Entry-Level Talent Add value to your organization with adaptable early-career graduates who ask the right questions and know how to solve problems in team settings.
MSEL Master of Science in Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership (MSEL) Our MSEL students graduate prepared to add value to your organization, thanks to a curriculum that includes Creating You: Building Your Professional Life. This program-long course encourages self-awareness through experimentation and reflection, helping students develop the critical emotional intelligence to be successful.
Sampling of MSEL Job Titles
ANALYTICS CONSULTANT » BUSINESS ANALYST » CHANNEL MARKETING SPECIALIST » CUSTOMER SUCCESS DATA SPECIALIST » IMPACT ANALYST » OPERATIONS MANAGER » SENIOR ACCOUNTANT » STRATEGIC ADVISOR
Sampling of MSEL Employers
BJ’S WHOLESALE CLUB » GARTNER » HERMAN MILLER » PA CONSULTING GROUP » PROFITECT INC. » PWC » RXADVANCE » SEQUOIA CAPITAL » SPARK CHAIN » Z-MODULAR
MSEL CAREER OUTCOMES Top industries Financial Services 24% Technology 21% Manufacturing 18% Consumer-packaged goods 12% Media/entertainment 6% Consulting 3%
Top functions General Management 27% Operations/logistics 21% Marketing/sales 15% Finance/Accounting 12% Consulting 9% Information Technology 9%
ACCEPTED A JOB WITHIN 6 MONTHS OF GRADUATION*
$63,000 AVERAGE U.S. BASE SALARY
I am very impressed with the caliber of graduates I have hired from Babson. Each has stepped into a role normally filled by individuals with several years of experience, and delivered exceptional work. Babson grads have added immense value to RxAdvance through their curiosity, business understanding, cultural awareness, and their ability to act on critical insights to advance business goals. – Ravi Ika, Founder & CEO, RxAdvance
*Of those seeking full-time employment.
0–2 Years Experience MSF Master of Science in Finance (MSF) – STEM Designation Our MSF program provides in-depth financial and quantitative knowledge through courses such as Financial Data Analysis and Practice, which uses experiential project-based instruction to blend database knowledge, research methods, and complex problem solving. As a program with a STEM designation, international students on an F-1 visa can work in the U.S. for up to 36 months after graduation.
Sampling of MSF Job Titles
DATA ANALYST » FINANCIAL ADVISOR » FINANCIAL OPERATIONS ANALYST » INVESTMENT STRATEGY ANALYST » RESEARCH ANALYST » SENIOR FINANCIAL ANALYST » SENIOR OFFICER » TREASURY ANALYST
Sampling of MSF Employers
THE BRATTLE GROUP » ESSEX INVESTMENTS » FIDELITY » HOLOGIC » MITRE » NEW YORK LIFE » PAYABILITY » PTC » STAPLES INC. » RELAY INVESTMENTS » RXADVANCE » WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT COMPANY
ACCEPTED A JOB WITHIN 6 MONTHS OF GRADUATION*
$68,000 AVERAGE U.S. BASE SALARY
C orporations are looking for individuals with advanced financial skills that complement many departments. The Babson Master of Science in Finance uniquely prepares students to apply what they learn to real-world challenges—enabling them to make an impact in organizations of all types and sizes.
– Michael Goldstein, Faculty Director, MSF program, Babson College
*Of those seeking full-time employment.
Our Mid-Level Talent Babson full-time MBA graduates make an impact in organizations across diverse industries by combining a deep understanding of business fundamentals with a strategic global mindset focused on action.
Full-Time MBA Master of Business Administration (MBA) Our full-time MBA program focuses on the value of blending creative and analytical thinking, and Babson students are taught to use both empathy and ideation to deliver innovative results. For example, two popular Babson MBA student-run organizations are: • Design Thinking Club, where students work in teams applying design thinking to develop solutions for corporate partners. • Business Analytics Club, which organizes hack-a-thons and Big Data corporate panels to learn data-management tools and ways to tell a story through data.
Sampling of Full-Time MBA Employers
AB INBEV » ACCENTURE » ANALOGIC CORPORATION » BLOOMBERG » CATALANT TECHNOLOGIES » CVS HEALTH » DUFF & PHELPS » EXAMITY » FORRESTER RESEARCH » GILBANE » HASBRO INC. » HUBSPOT » L’ORÉAL » LUBRIZOL » PARTNERS HEALTHCARE INNOVATION » PROFITECT » PTC » PWC » SCHNEIDER ELECTRIC » TAKEDA PHARMACEUTICALS » THERMO FISHER » TRIDENT GROWTH PARTNERS » VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS
FULL-TIME MBA GRADUATE CAREER OUTCOMES Top industries
Consumer products/retail 15%
Financial Services 14%
Healthcare/life sciences 14%
General Management 11%
Information Technology 9%
3–7 Years Experience Enhancing Leadership Skills Babson MBA students participate in Managing People and Organizations, a core experiential learning and leadership course that enables them to better identify talent in themselves and others using a personal development plan, 360-degree feedback, and mentoring from experienced business leaders.
ACCEPTED A JOB WITHIN 3 MONTHS OF GRADUATION*
AVERAGE U.S. SIGNING BONUS
AVERAGE U.S. BASE SALARY
abson students really hit the B ground running! Not only did my Babson student achieve results in the areas of work assigned, but displayed exceptional leadership qualities: refining the vision of the team and pushing boundaries previously thought impossible.
– Siva Kumar K. Indran Head of Supply Chain, AirAsia
*Of those seeking.
Our Babson hires are team players, bringing gratitude and a growth mindset to their own work and their work with teams.
– Rebecca L. Pitman, Recruiting Manager, Altman Vilandrie & Company
Experiential Learning Through internships and consulting projects, Babson graduate students apply classroom learning to real-world situations at innovative organizations across a variety of industries. They gain the practical insights that prepare them to succeed from day one.
MBA Summer Internships Sampling of Internship Employers
AB INBEV » AIRASIA » AMAZON » BIOGEN IDEC » DEUTSCHE BANK » EDF CLIMATE CORPS » EDUCATION PIONEERS » EY » IRON MOUNTAIN » JOHNSON & JOHNSON » LIBERTY MUTUAL INSURANCE » LUBRIZOL » MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC » MOSAIC CAPITAL » PARTNERS HEALTHCARE » PAYPAL » SIEMENS » SIMON KUCHER & PARTNERS » STANLEY BLACK & DECKER » SUFFOLK VENTURES » UBER
MBA SUMMER INTERNSHIPS Top industries
Consumer Products 21%
Financial Services 13%
General Management 13%
Healthcare/life sciences 8%
Our Babson interns are exceptional and bring a fresh mindset. They advanced several initiatives, resulting in significant commercial success. I was impressed with the speed and approach with which they acquired working knowledge of technical and commercial subjects, in addition to their diversity, experience, and resourcefulness. – Dr. James S. Puckace, Senior Director of New Business Development and Innovation, Lubrizol
*Of those seeking.
OF MBA STUDENTS SECURED SUMMER INTERNSHIPS*
Student Consulting Experiences Our range of experiential learning projects have teams collaborate with a faculty advisor and one of 100+ partner organizations to analyze a real-time organizational opportunity and create valueadded solutions. Through these credit-bearing experiences, students learn how to:
NAVIGATE GROUP DYNAMICS
MANAGE WITHOUT AUTHORITY
GIVE AND RECEIVE FEEDBACK
STUDENTS SUPPORT PARTNER ORGANIZATIONS EACH YEAR
e are always impressed with how quickly students understand our business W and then begin applying the tools they are learning in the classroom. – Matthew Boyd, Chief Commercial Officer, Boyd Technologies
The most satisfying aspect of the program was seeing how the students’ mindsets changed after gaining exposure to Design Thinking methodology. It was extremely rewarding.
– Natasha Barrientos, User Research Lead, Manulife/John Hancock
Our Experienced Talent for Immediate Hire Working professionals in our part-time MBA programs are equipped with the business expertise required to drive immediate value in their place of employment.
Part-Time MBA Master of Business Administration (MBA) Built on the same innovative foundation as our full-time MBA program, the part-time option enables working students to build their expertise and entrepreneurial mindset, and gain global perspectives. Students enhance their understanding of business fundamentals while developing new strategies for creating economic and social value.
Sampling of Part-Time MBA Employers
ACADIAN ASSET MANAGEMENT » BLACK COFFEE ROASTING COMPANY » BOSTON SCIENTIFIC » BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF BOSTON » CAMBRIDGE INNOVATION INSTITUTE » CARGURUS » CENGAGE LEARNING » EMERSON HOSPITAL » FIDELITY INVESTMENTS » FRITO-LAY » GILBANE BUILDING COMPANY » ONYX DATA SOLUTIONS » PEPSICO » PFIZER » PTC » THERMO FISHER » TRIP ADVISOR » UNITED TECHNOLOGIES » WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT
Sampling of Part-Time MBA Job Titles
BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE MANAGER » CEO/FOUNDER » CHIEF VISIONARY OFFICER » DIRECTOR OF DEMAND GENERATION » INTEGRATION PRICING ANALYST » KEY ACCOUNT ALPHA MANAGER » PRODUCT KNOWLEDGE MANAGER » SENIOR DATA SOLUTIONS ANALYST » SENIOR DIRECTOR GLOBAL OPERATIONS » SENIOR FINANCE BUSINESS PARTNER » SENIOR PROJECT ENGINEER » STAFF SCIENTIST
I enjoy observing the working professionals in our part-time graduate programs who apply the knowledge they gain in their classes to their current roles. Equipped with the latest business insights, they continue professionally to evolve, which makes them particularly valuable for organizations seeking immediate hires.
– Phil Kim, Faculty Director, Blended Learning MBA program, Babson College
7–15+ Years Experience Our MSBA program equips students with a foundation in analytics, combined with the latest marketing and economic knowledge. Through its multidisciplinary approach to analytics, the program transforms graduates into data translators who can effectively bridge the technical and business areas of an organization.
MSBA Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) Babson’s Master of Science in Business Analytics applies Babson’s emphasis on innovation and experiential learning to take a new approach to the field of data. The program focuses on combining advanced competency in key business analytic techniques with the ability to develop and communicate strategic insights for better organizational decision making and implementation.
Sampling of MSBA Employers
ATHENAHEALTH » BIOGEN » FIDELITY INVESTMENTS » GUARDIAN HEALTHCARE » HARBOURVEST PARTNERS » HARVARD PILGRIM » JUNIPER NETWORKS » LIBERTY MUTUAL » PANDORA » PTC » STATE STREET CORPORATION » SUN LIFE FINANCIAL » THE TJX COMPANIES » WAYFAIR
Sampling of MSBA Job Titles
AVP BRAND & PRODUCT MARKETING » BUSINESS ANALYST/PRODUCT OWNER » BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE ANALYST » IT PROCUREMENT SPECIALIST » MANAGER INVESTIGATIONS & SAFETY » MARKET RESEARCH ANALYST » PRODUCT MANAGER » SALES ANALYST » SENIOR DATA & ANALYTICS LEAD » SENIOR FINANCIAL ANALYST » SUPPLY CHAIN ANALYST
Our entrepreneurially minded graduates are adept with big data and are equally comfortable with limited or no data, enabling them to connect analytical insights to real-world business solutions.
– Madhi Majbouri, Faculty Director, MSBA program, Babson College
CONNECT YOUR ORGANIZATION WITH BABSON
Our approach to engaging with organizations is highly customizable and can involve one, a combination of, or all of the interactive opportunities listed below. Draw attention to your brand and get to know our students in a meaningful way. INDUSTRY SPOTLIGHTS: Gather with multiple organizations from your industry/function to meet top talent across a broader pool of graduate students in a “speed dating” format. CAREER CONVERSATIONS: Educate a select group of students about your industry and expertise. COMPANY INFORMATION SESSIONS: Gain brand recognition and discuss specific job openings. EXECUTIVE INDUSTRY PANELS: Speak on a panel during an industry-focused event. DESIGN THINKING CHALLENGE: Observe our students as they solve your company challenge in an interactive manner.
BABSON CONNECT EVENTS: Network with current students and alumni at large-scale events in Boston, Miami, and New York. SPRING GRADUATE CAREER FAIR: Present your job and internship opportunities every April. STUDENT SITE VISITS: Host a group of students at your office for a tour and presentation. STUDENTS AS CONSULTANTS: Give students real-world experiences with a team-based consulting project for your company. CLASSROOM INVOLVEMENT: Visit a classroom as a guest speaker, or sponsor a case study.
GROW YOUR TALENT FROM WITHIN
Take advantage of Babson’s flexible part-time graduate programs to provide your employees with opportunities to develop the skills and knowledge needed to advance in your organization. Engage with Babson graduate programs for working professionals through: LUNCH AND LEARN Invite your employees to attend a session—complete with lunch provided by Babson—with Babson Graduate Admissions to learn more about our part-time programs. A TASTE OF BABSON Encourage your employees to enjoy an interactive session led by a Babson faculty member while enjoying lunch on Babson. Employees will gain knowledge they can apply to their work. Ask us for a menu of topics. CORPORATE STRATEGIC ALLIANCE PROGRAM Partner with Babson to unlock special corporate benefits, including reduced tuition rates, application waivers, and deferred payment plans for any of our part-time graduate programs. ON-SITE GRADUATE OPTIONS Invest in professional development for employees who won’t impact your training budget. Babson’s for-credit graduate certificate and graduate programs utilize employees’ tuition benefits to provide a convenient and cost-effective learning experience for a cohort of your employees. To learn more, please contact Patti Parent, Senior Director of Corporate Strategic Partnerships, at 781-239-4203 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit babson.edu/partnerships.
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The F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College adheres to the MBA Career Services & Employer Alliance (MBACSEA) Standards for Reporting Graduate Employment Statistics. Unless otherwise noted, all data reported in this document follow the standards outlined on mbacsc.org.
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