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Full-Time MBA Employment Outcomes 2013–2014


Table of Contents

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The Wisconsin Advantage

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Wisconsin Student Profile for MBA Class of 2014

6–7

Full-Time Employment Outcomes for MBA Class of 2014

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Internship Outcomes for MBA Class of 2015

10–14

Organizations Recruiting Full-Time and Internship Positions

COPPE R 01 || Corporate 02 Full-Time Relations MBA Employment Sales Kit Outcomes


The Wisconsin Advantage The Wisconsin School of Business at the University of Wisconsin–Madison continues to prepare our MBA students for the challenges of global business through our specialized model that emphasizes a strong core curriculum and deep expertise in key fields of business with active, hands-on learning experiences.

2014 MBA Employment Outcomes Highlights The Wisconsin MBA Class of 2014 continued the Wisconsin tradition of placement success after graduation. More than 90 percent of our students secured job offers within three months of graduation, and 88 percent accepted those opportunities. The average starting salary rose to $95,797, continuing a trend of higher starting salaries annually for our graduates.

Employment Outcomes The Wisconsin School of Business is proud to report that 88 percent of graduates seeking employment accepted full-time positions within three months of graduation. Many other graduates returned to positions at their previous employers or chose to become entrepreneurs and start their own businesses.

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Total Graduates

85

OVERALL AVERAGE SALARY STATISTICS

$95,797

Average Starting Salary

$99,000

Median Starting Salary

$65,000– $135,000

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Graduates Seeking Employment

88%

Full-Time Employment Acceptance

12%

Still Seeking Full-Time Employment

Graduates Seeking Other Opportunities Returning to Former Employer Upon Graduation Continuing Education Beyond the MBA Postponed Job Search for Personal Reasons Starting a New Business

Base Salary Range

$18,051

Average Signing Bonus

$750–$45,000 Signing Bonus Range

88%

of Those Actively Seeking Employment Secured a Full-Time Position Within Three Months of Graduation Full-Time MBA Employment Outcomes | 03


Wisconsin Student Profile for MBA Class of 2014 CLASS OF 2014 PROFILE

INCOMING REGION Northeast 14%

92

Midwest 52%

Enrollment

675

Average GMAT

5

West 10%

Average Years of Professional Experience

Mid-Atlantic 14%

29

Average Age

31%

Women

South 4%

Southwest 5%

22%

U.S. Possessions and Territories 1%

Minority

24%

International: Canada, China, India, Thailand, South Korea

International

INCOMING INDUSTRY BACKGROUND Financial Services 22% Technology 16% Other 16%

UNDERGRADUATE MAJORS

Consulting 13% 17%

Manufacturing 7%

32%

Real Estate 7% Nonprofit 6%

28%

Government 5%

23%

Consumer Products 4% Media/Entertainment 2% Petroleum/Energy 2%

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Business/Economics

Social Science

Engineering/Science

Humanities


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Full-Time Employment Outcomes for MBA Class of 2014 Nearly 90 percent of 2014 Wisconsin MBA graduates accepted offers with an average base salary of $95,797 within three months of graduation from employers located primarily in the Midwest. Students specializing in risk management and insurance, operations and technology management, and supply chain management received the highest average salaries. BASE SALARY

BASE SALARY DISTRIBUTION 1.3%

$95,797 Average Salary

<$70,000

9.9%

$99,000 Median Salary

$70,000–$79,999

14.1%

$65,000

Minimum Salary

$80,000–$89,999

49.3%

$135,000

$90,000–$99,999

Maximum Salary

25.4% $100,000+

SIGNING BONUS

83%

SIGNING BONUS DISTRIBUTION

Receiving Bonus

$18,051 Average Bonus

$15,000

20.4%

Median Bonus

<$10,000

28.8%

$750

$10,000–$19,999

Minimum Bonus

$45,000

$20,000–$29,999 25.4%

Maximum Bonus

$30,000+

25.4%

TIMING OF FULL-TIME ACCEPTANCES

72%

Accepted Offer Prior to or Upon Graduation

88%

Accepted Offer Within Three Months of Graduation

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OTHER GUARANTEED COMPENSATION

32%

Receiving

$14,312

Average Amount

$10,000

Median Amount


Average Base Salary

Median Base Salary

Minimum Base Salary

Maximum Base Salary

Average Signing Bonus

Average Other Comp.

Applied Security Analysis

$88,889

$90,000

$75,000

$100,000

$10,688

$18,000

Arts Administration

$82,000

$82,000

$82,000

$82,000

$6,833

Brand and Product Management $97,321

$100,000

$70,000

$120,000

$22,380

$10,000

Corporate Finance and Investment Banking

$95,561

$95,000

$75,000

$118,000

$18,439

$25,000

Marketing Research

$95,000

$95,000

$80,000

$106,000

$23,655

$5,500

Operations and Technology Management

$111,700

$110,100

$105,000

$120,000

$22,500

$28,667

Real Estate

$84,778

$80,000

$65,000

$100,000

$9,500

$12,587

Risk Management and Insurance

$132,500

$132,500

$130,000

$135,000

$33,750

$19,500

Strategic Human Resource Management

$92,200

$70,000

$111,000

$22,500

$10,700

Supply Chain Management

$102,444

South $95,000 0% $100,000

$90,000

$120,000

$11,778

$8,667

SPECIALIZATION

FUNCTION

% Accepts

Avg. Salary

Consulting

6.7%

$101,000

Finance/Accounting

29.3%

General Management Human Resources

% Accepts

Avg. Salary

Consulting

2.7%

$105,000

$92,114

Consumer Products

29.3%

$93,083

10.7%

$98,263

Financial Services

22.7%

$91,883

5.3%

$97,750

Manufacturing

8.0%

$107,500

Marketing/Sales

26.7%

$95,676

Media/Entertainment

8.0%

$101,667

Operations/Logistics

5.3%

$101,250

Petroleum/Energy

1.3%

$85,000

Other

16%

$95,501

Pharma/Biotech/Health Care

5.3%

$95,000

Real Estate

8.0%

$83,833

Technology

10.7%

$99,175

Other

4.0%

$110,033

INDUSTRY

EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES BY REGION Northeast 6.8%

AVERAGE BASE SALARY BY PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE $101,346

Midwest 60.8%

$90,214

$90,751

1–3 Years

3–5 Years

$98,286

Mid-Atlantic 1.4%

West 16.1%

Southwest 14.9%

Dark Color Denotes Placement

South 0%

5–7 Years

7+ Years

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Internship Outcomes for MBA Class of 2015 Ninety-nine percent of first-year MBA students (Class of 2015) who sought internship opportunities received offers with an average starting monthly salary of $5,422.

CLASS OF 2015 PROFILE

INCOMING REGION Mid-Atlantic 7%

101

Enrollment

Midwest 57%

676

Northeast 2%

Average GMAT

5

South 6%

Average Years of Professional Experience

Southwest 4%

28

Average Age

West 9%

33%

Women

Asia 14%

14%

Eastern/Central Europe and Central Asia 1%

Minority

14%

International

0 SPECIALIZATION

10

20

30

UNDERGRADUATE MAJORS

40

50

60

Avg. Monthly Salary

Applied Security Analysis

$3,424

Arts Administration

$2,698

Brand and Product Management

$6,348

Corporate Finance and Investment Banking

$5,671

Marketing Research

$6,256

Operations and Technology Management

$6,960

Real Estate

$3,866

Risk Management and Insurance

$5,840

Strategic Human Resource Management

$5,840

Supply Chain Management

$5,217

15%

47%

19%

17%

Business/Economics

Social Science

Engineering/Science

Humanities

Other

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2%


INTERNSHIP OUTCOMES BY REGION

INTERNSHIP COMPENSATION Midwest 63.4%

Northeast 7.5%

$5,422

Average Monthly Salary Mid-Atlantic 2.2%

West 11.8%

Southwest 7.5%

South 6.5%

% Accepts

Avg. Monthly Salary

Consulting

8.7% $6,358

Finance/Accounting

25%

$4,849

General Management

3.3%

$4,610

Human Resources

4.3%

$6,500

Marketing/Sales

33.7% $6,233

Operations/Logistics 7.6% $5,217 Other

17.4%

$3,975

% Accepts

Avg. Monthly Salary

Consulting

3.3%

$6,133

Consumer Products

24%

$6,346

Financial Services

13%

$4,412

Manufacturing

8.7% $5,924

Media/Entertainment

2.2%

Nonprofit

5.4% $3,057

Pharma/Biotech/Health Care

5.4%

$7,693

Real Estate

12%

$3,417

Technology

9.7% $6,345

Other

16.3%

INDUSTRY

Median Monthly Salary

45%

Receiving Other Compensation

$3,207

Average Other Compensation

Dark Color Denotes Placement

FUNCTION

Outside U.S. 1.1%

$6,000

$5,500

$2,750

Median Other Compensation

74%

Secured an Internship Offer by March

99%

Received Internship Offers

$5,297

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Organizations Recruiting Full-Time and Internship Positions Equipped with the breadth of knowledge and depth of understanding needed to make an immediate impact in todayâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s highly competitive business world, our MBA students are consistently recruited by leading companies from across the nation.

Top 10 Recruiting Companies

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3M X X Ablum Brown & Company Inc.

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Ackman-Ziff Real Estate Group LLC X Allianz Real Estate of America X Allina Hospitals and Clinics

X X X X X X X X X X

Amazon X X X X American Family Insurance X X American Players Theatre X American Sugar Refining Inc. X Analysis Group X Applied Materials X AT&T Inc. X X X X Atmel Corporation X X Baird

X X X

Best Buy X Big Heart Pet Brands X Bose Corporation X Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival X Brokerage Consultants Inc. (BCI)

X X X

Burke Inc. X Burns & Wilcox X Capri Foundation

X X X X X X X X X X

CDC Development Solutions

X X X X X X X X X X

Chamber Music Northwest X Chicago Meat Authority X Citigroup

X X X X X X X X X X

Clorox Company X X Coe Capital Management

X

Colony Brands X X X Columbia Asset Management

X

Craig-Hallum Capital Group X CUNA Mutual

X X

Deloitte Consulting LLP X Deutsche Bank X Direct Supply X X DirecTV X X DISH Network X X X X X X ASAP = Applied Security Analysis Program ARTS = Arts Administration CBPM = Center for Brand and Product Management CFIB = Corporate Finance and Investment Banking MR = Marketing Research

OTM = Operations and Technology Management RE = Real Estate RMI = Risk Management and Insurance SHRM = Strategic Human Resource Management SCM = Supply Chain Management Full-Time MBA Employment Outcomes | 11


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DTE Energy X Duff & Phelps X E & J Gallo X ECG Management Consultants

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Ecolab X Edward Jones

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Eli Lilly and Company X Environmental Defense Fund

X X X X X X X X X X

Environmental Law & Policy Center

X X X X X X X X X X

Fidelity Investments

X

Forsythe Technology X Fortune Brands Home Security X X X X General Electric X X General Mills X X Geneva Capital Management

X

Giva X Great Lakes Educational Loan Services

X X X X X X X X X X

Harley-Davidson Motor Company

X X X X X X X X X X

Heartland Advisors

X

Hewlett-Packard X Hillâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s Pet Nutrition X Hines Interests X Hollister X Houlihan Lokey Howard and Zukin X HR&A Advisors X Intuit X X Invenergy X IPM Institute of North America

X X X X X X X X X X

Janus Capital Group

X

Jockey X Johnson & Johnson X X X Jordan, Knauff & Company X Kimberly-Clark X X X X Knowledge Drive

X X X X X X X X X X

Kraft Foods X X Kurt Salmon Associates

X X X X X X X X X X

Lancaster Pollard X X ASAP = Applied Security Analysis Program ARTS = Arts Administration CBPM = Center for Brand and Product Management CFIB = Corporate Finance and Investment Banking MR = Marketing Research 12 | Full-Time MBA Employment Outcomes

OTM = Operations and Technology Management RE = Real Estate RMI = Risk Management and Insurance SHRM = Strategic Human Resource Management SCM = Supply Chain Management


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Lands’ End X X Lazard Middle Market

X X

Levy Family Partners

X X X

Liberty Mutual Insurance X X X X Logitech X Longview Asset Management

X

Lynn Hazan & Associates X X Madison Investment Advisors

X

Mars Chocolate North America X Mattel X McKinsey & Company X McMaster Carr Supply Co. X X X X X X MGIC (Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation) Microsoft

X

X

X

X X X X X X X X X X

MidCap Financial X X Milwaukee Bucks

X X X X X X X X X X

Modern Woodmen of America X Moody’s Corporation X X Morgan Stanley X Morningstar X Music@Menlo X Nestlé Purina X X Nestlé USA X NISA Investment Advisors

X X

Northwestern Mutual

X X X X X X X X X X

NWQ Investment Management Company

X

Office of the Minnesota Attorney General X Ohio Public Employees Retirement System

X

Orbitz Worldwide X Pacific Life Insurance Company X PepsiCo–QTG (Quaker Tropicana Gatorade) X Philips X X X Present Music X Procter & Gamble X X X Prophet X Prudential X Raytheon X ASAP = Applied Security Analysis Program ARTS = Arts Administration CBPM = Center for Brand and Product Management CFIB = Corporate Finance and Investment Banking MR = Marketing Research

OTM = Operations and Technology Management RE = Real Estate RMI = Risk Management and Insurance SHRM = Strategic Human Resource Management SCM = Supply Chain Management Full-Time MBA Employment Outcomes | 13


Organizations Recruiting Full-Time and Internship Positions SC M

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REAL Insight X Rexnord

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RockAuto X X X X Rolls Royce North America X SC Johnson X SCA Packaging X Sigma-Aldrich Corporation X X X SoFi X X X X Starbucks X X X State of Wisconsin Investment Board (SWIB)

X X X X

Susan Rosenstein Executive Search X Swiss Finance

X X X X X X X X X X

T. Rowe Price

X

T3 Trading Group

X X

TA Associates Realty X The JBG Companies X Thomson Reuters

X X X X X X X X X X

Thornburg Investment Management

X

Thrivent Financial

X X X X X X X X X X

U.S. Cellular X X X UGN Inc. X United Airlines X University of Wisconsinâ&#x20AC;&#x201C;Extension X USAA Real Estate Company X Ventas X X Verisk Health

X X X X X X X X X X

Verizon X X X X X VF Corporation X Vicus Partners X X X X Walmart X Webcrafters X Wellington Management

X X

WhiteWave Foods X Wisconsin Public Radio X Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts X ASAP = Applied Security Analysis Program ARTS = Arts Administration CBPM = Center for Brand and Product Management CFIB = Corporate Finance and Investment Banking MR = Marketing Research

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OTM = Operations and Technology Management RE = Real Estate RMI = Risk Management and Insurance SHRM = Strategic Human Resource Management SCM = Supply Chain Management


“We recruit Wisconsin students every year because we know the specialized curriculum and focus on applied learning give students vital experience and skills.” – BENJAMIN LAWNICKI Brand Manager, Strategy of Innovation, Kimberly-Clark

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Wisconsin Full-Time MBA Program Wisconsin School of Business University of Wisconsinâ&#x20AC;&#x201C;Madison 2450 Grainger Hall 975 University Avenue Madison, WI 53706 608-262-4000 mbacareers@bus.wisc.edu bus.wisc.edu/MBA

MBA Employment Outcomes 2014  
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