Building Careers and Fostering Success

It’s no accident that the Robert H. Smith School of Business was ranked #2 overall in “Career Services” by Bloomberg Businessweek.

Providing support for students and alumni in their pursuit of career success is a focal point at the Smith School. We offer a wide range of services to help you grow as a professional – the same invaluable services that are provided to our on-campus students, including:

  • Career development curriculum
  • Experiential learning opportunities
  • Leadership assessments
  • On-campus and virtual career coaching
  • Automated job search system
  • Workshops (resume building, personal branding, case interviewing and networking strategies)
  • Mock interviews
  • Networking opportunities
  • Online recruiting system

Graduate Survey Data

Employment by Function*

 

  • General Management: 27.27%
  • Finance / Accounting: 18.18%
  • Marketing / Sales: 15.15%
  • Consulting / 12.12%
  • Operations / Production: 6.06%
  • Other: 21.21%

 

 

Employment by Industry*

 

  • Government/Civil Service: 18.18%
  • Healthcare: 15.15%
  • Investment Banking/Brokerage/Securities/Financial Services: 9.09%
  • Information Technology: 9.09%
  • Automotive/Transportation: 6.06%
  • Consulting: 6.06%
  • Educational Services: 6.06%
  • Construction: 3.03%
  • Electronic/Devices: 3.03%
  • Entertainment/Media: 3.03%
  • Hospitality: 3.03%
  • Other: 18.18%

 

 

Average Base Compensation:
$98,629*


*Graduate Data obtained from 2018 Survey

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