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BBA

Employment Outcomes 2016-2017 Highlights


The Wisconsin BBA Program T  OTAL NUMBER OF GRADUATES IN EACH MAJOR OR SPECIALIZATION*

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314

Finance, Investment, and Banking

231

Marketing

174

Accounting

129

Management and Human Resources

111

Risk Management and Insurance

95

Real Estate and Urban Land Economics

87

Actuarial Science

48

Operations and Technology Management

44

Supply Chain Management Specialization

38

International Business

18

Information Systems

14

Health Care Management Specialization

of its students. As a result, employers can rely on our data as an accurate benchmark and remain competitive in hiring.

2016-2017 Student Profile

2,550

Total BBA students with 28% graduating

7%

Underrepresented minority students

3.48

Average GPA

8%

International students

43%

Women

54%

Wisconsin residents

*Totals reflect students with double and triple majors

87% employment acceptance rate* (within three months of graduation)

52%

accepted their fulltime positions by November 30

90% of BBA graduates completed at least one internship

35%

full-time acceptances from previous internship employer

$3,179

internship average monthly salary (293 reported internship salaries)


Full-Time and Internship Salary Data

$58,039 annual average base salary for BBA graduates (77% of full-time acceptances reported a salary)

$5,600 average signing bonus (53% received)

#11

Public BBA Program U.S. News & World Report, 2016

ACCEPTANCES AND AVERAGE SALARIES BY INDUSTRY FULL-TIME ACCEPTANCES

$

FULL-TIME AVERAGE ANNUAL SALARY

INTERNSHIP ACCEPTANCES

54

Accounting and Business Services

98 23

Government, Nonprofit, and Education 12

Health Care

53

Insurance Industrials and Manufacturing Real Estate and Appraisal

Sports, Entertainment, and Hospitality*

Transportation and Logistics

26 86

$2,168

$54,495

19

$3,055

$58,860

$56,230

62 44 25

$54,543

*Fewer than three salaries reported; data not shown to protect anonymity.

$56,862 $50,936

4

$3,279 $3,041 $2,662

30

—

15

$3,838

19

48

25

$2,926

$44,714

$55,545

6

Technology

$4,404

$65,575

46

42

Retail

$2,266

8

$55,559

Financial Services

$3,761

14

$62,449

25

Consumer Products/Food and Beverage

20

$47,525 45

Consulting

INTERNSHIP AVERAGE MONTHLY SALARY

$56,111

19

Communication Services and Media

$

$2,587

8

$1,240

10

$3,530 $2,788


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ACCEPTANCES AND AVERAGE SALARIES BY FUNCTION FULL-TIME TOTAL ACCEPTANCES

FULL-TIME AVERAGE ANNUAL SALARY

INTERNSHIP TOTAL ACCEPTANCES

INTERNSHIP AVERAGE MONTHLY SALARY

Corporate/Industry

18

$55,640

17

$2,587

Public

25

$56,333

9

$3,855

Consulting–General

28

$67,063

5

$4,403

Consulting–Actuarial

15

$63,360

6

$4,476

Project Management

10

$57,000

3

$1,470

Wealth Management

8

$50,500

11

$2,601

Sales/Trading*

6

4

Commercial and Retail Banking

17

$57,385

9

$3,306

Corporate Finance

51

$59,224

38

$3,358

Investment Banking

23

$81,474

18

$5,943

Equity Research

9

$58,857

12

$3,985

Actuarial

25

$62,088

38

$3,485

Claims/Underwriting

8

$61,200

6

$2,904

Risk Management

7

$54,929

10

$2,670

Human Resources

23

$46,367

12

$2,229

General Management

17

$49,313

11

$2,405

Advertising/Public Relations

14

$43,875

7

$2,058

Marketing Research*

3

3

$2,500

Product/Brand Management

12

$58,668

12

$3,168

Merchandising/Planning

19

$48,918

10

$2,932

Sales Management

42

$50,374

17

$2,799

General Marketing

22

$54,268

37

$2,677

49

$61,385

27

$3,278

Development

8

$56,714

8

$2,854

Property Management*

2

5

$2,040

Supply Chain And Operations Management

23

$55,859

28

$3,008

Systems Analysis/Programming

14

$63,096

9

$3,283

Teaching/Educating*

9

$41,000

0

Other Functions*

4

1

FUNCTION ACCOUNTING

CONSULTING AND PROJECT MANAGEMENT

FINANCE

RISK AND INSURANCE

MANAGEMENT

MARKETING

REAL ESTATE Real Estate Analysis

OPERATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY

OTHER

*Data not listed when fewer than three salaries were reported or when reported acceptances were unpaid.


Top Employment Destinations

F  ULL-TIME ACCEPTANCES BY GEOGRAPHY Geographic distribution of internships mirrors that of full-time acceptances.

SEATTLE

Midwest

West

Northeast

77.0%

2.4%

10.2%

BOSTON

MINNEAPOLIS/ ST. PAUL MILWAUKEE

NEW YORK CITY

MADISON CHICAGO SAN FRANCISCO

WASHINGTON, DC

DENVER

Mid-Atlantic

2.4%

Southwest

4.6%

Southeast AUSTIN

1.4%

International

2.0%

• Cities listed are top job destinations

553

organizations recruited BBA students


Use our interactive tool to access all Wisconsin School of Business outcomes data—including salary, industry, job function, and geographic distribution.

go.wisc.edu/wsbhiring

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BBA Employment Outcomes Highlights  

The Wisconsin BBA Program is one of the few undergraduate business programs in the country to track post-graduation plans for 100 percent of...

BBA Employment Outcomes Highlights  

The Wisconsin BBA Program is one of the few undergraduate business programs in the country to track post-graduation plans for 100 percent of...