MBA employment statistics

Because of their diverse backgrounds, experiences, and achievements — as well as the toolkit they build through the innovative, real-world W. P. Carey curriculum — our MBA candidates bring a wealth of skills to any team within any organization. Their foundational knowledge, flexibility, leadership development, and drive help our Full‑time MBA students deliver one of the highest placement rates among U.S. business schools.

W. P. Carey Full-time MBA class of 2016

Employment acceptance
Total by graduation 78.7%
Total 3 months from graduation 95.1%
Base salary and signing bonus
Mean salary $102,578
Mean signing bonus $19,672
Sample of employers

A.T. Kearney Procurement & Analytic Solutions
Amazon.com Inc.
American Airlines Inc.
American Express Co.
Apple Inc.
Bank of America Corp.
Benchmark Electronics
Chevron Corp.
Dell Inc.
E. & J. Gallo Winery
Gap Inc.

Henkel Consumer Goods Inc.
Intel Corp.
Johnson & Johnson Services
Mattel Inc.
Northern Trust
PetSmart Inc.
Raytheon Co.
Tesla Motors Inc.
Tesoro Corp.
Vanguard Group Inc.
Western Digital

Sources of employment
School-facilitated activities 69%
Student-facilitated activities 31%
Full-Time Employment by Region
Full-Time Employment by Industry
Full-Time Employment by Professional Function

Note: This report was prepared based on information from 100% of our graduates. This employment profile is based upon usable salary information from 89.7% of the graduates who accepted a job by three months after graduation. Graduation dates for the Full-time MBA class were Dec. 14, 2015, and May 9, 2016.

W. P. Carey Full-time MBA class of 2017

Internship acceptance
Permanent work authorization 100%
Non-Permanent work authorization 100%
Sources of accepted internships
School-facilitated activities 80%
Student-facilitated activities 20%
Base monthly salary
Mean $5,582
Range $1,280 – $10,400
Sample of internship employers

Amazon.com Inc.
American Express Co.
Apple Inc.
Bank of America Corp.
Benchmark Electronics
Caesars Entertainment Corp.
Chevron Corp.
Dell Inc.
Deloitte Consulting
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Gap Inc.
Goldman Sachs
Henkel Consumer Goods Inc.
HP Inc.
Intel Corp.

Johnson & Johnson Services
L'Oreal Group
Mattel Inc.
Mayo Clinic
Mentor Graphics Corp.
PetSmart Inc.
PolyOne Corp.
Raytheon Co.
Reckitt Benckiser
Tesla Motors Inc.
Tesoro Corp.
USAA
Vanguard Group Inc.
Wal-mart Stores Inc.

Internships by Region
Internships by Industry
Internships by Professional Function

Note: This report was prepared based on information from 100% of our interns. This employment profile is based upon usable salary information from 87.5% of the candidates.