2015-2016 Employment Outcomes

August 2015, December 2015, and May 2016 Graduates

→ Final student survey data from 2015-2016 show that within three months of graduation, 80% of the School's responding BSBA graduates were employed full-time or pursuing additional education and 80% of the responding MBA/MS graduates were employed full-time.

MAJOR AVERAGE SALARY TOP EMPLOYERS
BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Accounting $49,283 BNY Mellon, Deloitte, EY, KPMG, PNC, PwC, Schneider Downs, ThermoFisher Scientific
Economics $50,000 Craneware, Henderson Brothers, PNC
Finance $51,038 Deloitte, Federated Investors, Hudson Companies, PNC, Rockwell Automation
Information Systems Management $55,450 Duquesne Light, Federated Investors, Giant Eagle, Pittsburgh Pirates, PNC, UPMC
International Business $51,500 Amazon, Hertz, Westinghouse Electric
Management $45,450 American Eagle, Brookstone Inc., Embassy Suites, Macy's, PNC
Marketing $46,409 ADP, Diamond Kinetics, MARC USA, PNC
Sports Marketing $39,333 Ferguson, Fragasso Financial Advisors, Tesla Motors
Supply Chain Management $56,930 Amazon, Bechtel Plant Machinery, Cisco Systems, Lockheed Martin, PPG, Wabtec, Wesco Distribution

MASTER'S DEGREE
Accountancy $49,333 Deloitte, EY, KPMG
MBA
$76,881 Bayer, BNY Mellon, Cigna, Federated Investors, FedEx, PNC, US Steel, AECOM, BNY Mellon, Idea Foundry
Information Systems $65,333 Apple, PNC


What are They Doing?

Breakdown by Industry

Finance and Insurance 24%
Accounting 15%
Consumer Products/Retail 10%
Manufacturing 8%
Technology/Science 5%
Government 4%
Consulting Services 3%
Pharmaceuticals/Biotech/Healthcare 3%
Other 28%
Job Function
Accounting 21%
Information Systems/Technology 16%
Finance 12%
Operations/Production 11%
Analyst 10%
Marketing 8%
Logistics/Transportation 4%
Consulting 2%
Management/Administration 2%
Other 14%
96% of the respondents indicated that their position was at least somewhat related to their major.


→ 87% of our graduates stay in Pennsylvania

→ The average signing bonus reported was $5,143

→ 78% of our graduates reported taking at least one internship or career related work experience. The median number of internships was two.


Employment Information
Top Employers
Amazon Giant Eagle
American Eagle Outfitters Highmark
Apple KPMG
Bechtel Plant Machinery Inc. PNC
BNY Mellon PwC
Deloitte Schneider Downs
Dick's Sporting Goods United States Steel
Ernst & Young Wesco Distribution
Federated Investors Westinghouse Electric
Average Annual Income
$56,283 Mean
$51,000 Median
$55,000 Mode
Fields of Study
73% Business
19% Law
8% Other


Graduate School Plans

58% of our graduates who reported they will be attending graduate school within one year, indicated that they will attend Duquesne University. Other Universities reported include: Carnegie Mellon University, Drexel University, George Washington University, John Carroll University and University of Kansas.

How Our Graduates Secured Employment


Response rate was 42%.