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  • Class of 2014 Career Salary Statistics by Industry
    The following data is as of three months post graduation.

    % 25th % Base Salary Median Base Salary 75th % Base Salary Median Signing Bonus % Receiving Signing Bonus Median Other G'teed Comp** % Receiving Other G'teed Comp
    Consulting 23% $127,000 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 89% $25,000 12%
    Consumer Products 5% $100,000 $106,000 $110,000 $25,000 84% * *
    Entertainment/Media 3% $115,000 $120,000 $120,000 $20,000 68% * *
    Financial Services 33% $110,000 $130,000 $150,000 $30,000 52% $70,000 34%
    Hedge Fund 5% $125,000 $150,000 $150,000 $30,000 22% * 22%
    I-Banking/Sales & Trading 5% $100,000 $100,000 $100,000 $40,000 96% * *
    I-Management 5% $110,000 $130,000 $163,500 $32,500 72% $57,000 48%
    Private Equity/LBO 13% $125,000 $150,000 $175,000 $25,000 36% $80,000 40%
    Venture Capital 2% $120,000 $135,000 $175,000 * * * 46%
    Other Financial Services 3% $110,000 $120,000 $130,000 $25,000 76% * *
    Health Care 5% $99,275 $117,500 $125,000 $20,000 45% * *
    Biomed/Pharmaceutical 2% $108,000 $115,000 $120,000 $18,750 62% * *
    Health-Related Services 3% $93,550 $120,000 $127,500 $21,250 33% * *
    Manufacturing 5% $114,500 $120,000 $133,500 $20,000 85% * 19%
    Aero/Auto/Transport Equipment <1% * * * * * * *
    Energy/Extractive Minerals 2% $121,250 $128,500 $140,250 $20,000 80% * *
    Highly Diversified 1% $120,000 $120,000 $125,000 $22,500 100% * *
    Other Manufacturing 1% $102,500 $115,000 $131,580 * * * *
    Nonprofit/Government 3% $90,000 $90,000 $95,000 * * * *
    Nonprofit 3% $90,000 $90,000 $95,000 * * * *
    Government <1% * * * * * * *
    Retail 2% $110,000 $117,000 $120,000 $15,000 69% * *
    Services (including Real Estate) 4% $110,000 $115,000 $125,000 $15,000 43% * *
    Real Estate 2% $107,500 $115,000 $126,250 * * * *
    Other Services 2% $110,000 $120,000 $120,000 * 56% * *
    Technology 17% $110,000 $120,000 $130,000 $25,000 78% $20,000 19%
    Consumer Electronics 2% $110,000 $120,000 $125,000 $25,000 92% * *
    E-Commerce 4% $115,000 $115,000 $128,750 $25,000 82% $24,050 27%
    Equipment/Hardware/Networking <1% * * * * * * *
    Internet Services 7% $110,000 $122,500 $135,000 $20,000 82% * 14%
    Software 3% $103,750 $125,000 $130,000 $25,000 63% * *
    Telecommunications <1% * * * * * * *
    Other Technology <1% * * * * * * *
    ALL INDUSTRIES 100% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 67% $34,700 20%

    *Information not available. Data cannot be listed for categories reported by <1% of students seeking employment.

    **Other guaranteed compensation includes only those offer components that are guaranteed; it does not include performance bonus, reimbursements, profit sharing, 401k match, stock and/or stock options, etc. Please note that salary information is self-reported by students.

    Class of 2014 Career Salary Statistics by Function
    The following data is as of three months post graduation.

    Class of 2014 Salary by Functional Destinations % 25th % Base Salary Median Base Salary 75th % Base Salary Median Signing Bonus % Receiving Signing Bonus Median Other G'teed Comp** % Receiving Other G'teed Comp
    Business Development 9% $109,000 $120,000 $125,000 $20,000 58% $15,000 15%
    Consulting 24% $125,188 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 89% $22,500 13%
    Finance 32% $110,000 $130,000 $150,000 $32,500 50% $60,000 35%
    Investment Banking 6% $100,000 $100,000 $110,000 $40,000 94% $17,500 19%
    Investment Management/Hedge Fund 10% $123,750 $137,500 $150,000 $35,000 47% $60,000 34%
    VC/Private Equity/LBO 15% $125,000 $150,000 $175,000 $25,000 34% $77,500 41%
    Other Finance 1% $100,000 $112,500 $132,500 * 63% * *
    General Management 13% $102,500 $115,000 $125,000 $25,000 71% $25,000 9%
    General Management 7% $100,000 $112,500 $125,500 $25,000 67% * 12%
    Manufacturing/Operations 1% $97,996 $117,500 $121,250 $25,000 88% * *
    Project Management <1% * * * * * * *
    Other General Management 3% $115,000 $120,000 $122,500 $25,000 79% * *
    Marketing 13% $106,000 $120,000 $130,000 $25,000 75% $20,000 12%
    Brand/Product Management 9% $108,500 $120,000 $131,500 $25,000 76% $20,000 18%
    General Marketing 3% $98,750 $111,000 $121,250 $12,500 67% * *
    Sales <1% * * * * * * *
    Other Marketing <1% * * * * * * *
    Strategic Planning 5% $100,000 $110,000 $125,000 $25,000 77% $16,500 27%
    Other 5% $110,000 $120,000 $135,000 $20,000 45% * *
    Human Resources <1% * * * * * * *
    Product Development <1% * * * * * * *
    Real Estate 2% $110,000 $115,000 $127,500 * 45% * *
    Other 2% $115,000 $120,000 $140,000 $27,500 50% * *
    ALL FUNCTIONS 100% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 67% $34,700 20%

    Class of 2014 Career Salary Statistics by Location
    The following data is as of three months post graduation.

    Class of 2014 Salary by Location Destinations % 25th % Base Salary Median Base Salary 75th % Base Salary Median Signing Bonus % Receiving Signing Bonus Median Other G'teed Comp** % Receiving Other G'teed Comp
    Mid-Atlantic 5% $112,500 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 59% * *
    Washington, D.C. 3% $110,000 $135,000 $137,500 $25,000 53% * *
    Other Mid-Atlantic 2% $125,000 $133,500 $135,000 $25,000 70% * *
    Midwest 8% $106,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 82% $15,000 18%
    Chicago 6% $110,000 $132,500 $135,000 $25,000 78% $22,500 22%
    Other Midwest 2% $106,000 $106,500 $126,120 $27,500 93% * *
    Northeast 40% $110,000 $125,000 $144,000 $25,000 56% $60,000 19%
    Boston 13% $115,000 $130,000 $140,000 $25,000 53% $35,000 10%
    New England (except Boston) 2% $123,750 $150,000 $175,000 $25,500 50% * *
    New York City 23% $100,000 $125,000 $150,000 $25,000 56% $87,500 22%
    Other Northeast 2% $121,250 $135,000 $135,000 $25,000 90% * *
    South 4% $115,000 $130,000 $135,000 $25,000 95% * *
    Atlanta <1% * * * * * * *
    Other South 3% $110,000 $120,000 $135,000 $25,000 94% * *
    Southwest 5% $113,500 $132,500 $136,250 $25,000 84% $13,280 25%
    Texas 5% $122,250 $135,000 $140,000 $25,000 86% * 21%
    Other Southwest <1% * * * * * * *
    West 23% $115,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 75% $30,000 20%
    California — Bay Area 14% $120,000 $125,000 $140,000 $20,000 74% $34,500 16%
    California — Los Angeles 4% $118,750 $120,000 $135,000 $20,000 60% $75,000 36%
    California — Other <1% * * * * * * *
    Pacific Northwest 4% $110,000 $115,000 $128,750 $25,000 100% * *
    Other West <1% * * * * * * *
    Asia 5% $87,500 $110,000 $121,500 $25,000 67% $37,000 41%
    China <1% * * * * * * *
    Hong Kong, SAR <1% * * * * * * *
    India <1% * * * * * * *
    Other Asia 3% $90,993 $110,000 $125,000 $25,000 78% $37,000 56%
    Australia & Oceania <1% * * * * * * *
    Canada 1% $113,750 $123,864 $136,250 * * * *
    Central America & the Caribbean <1% * * * * * * *
    Europe 6% $120,216 $131,780 $150,000 $25,000 51% $31,400 20%
    England 5% $120,966 $131,780 $150,000 $25,155 52% $31,400 24%
    Other Europe 1% $112,500 $135,000 $150,000 * * * *
    Middle East & North Africa 2% $102,500 $115,000 $125,000 $25,000 80% * *
    South America 1% $90,000 $90,000 $107,250 * * * *
    Other South America 1% $90,000 $90,000 $107,250 * * * *
    Sub-Saharan Africa <1% * * * * * * *
    UNITED STATES 84% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 68% $40,000 19%
    INTERNATIONAL 16% $107,750 $120,000 $135,000 $25,000 63% $27,050 26%
    ALL LOCATIONS 100% $110,000 $125,000 $135,000 $25,000 67% $34,700 20%

    *Information not available. Data cannot be listed for categories reported by <1% of students seeking employment.

    **Other guaranteed compensation includes only those offer components that are guaranteed; it does not include performance bonus, reimbursements, profit sharing, 401k match, stock and/or stock options, etc. Please note that salary information is self-reported by students.

    *Information not available. Data cannot be listed for categories reported by <1% of students seeking employment.

    ** Other guaranteed compensation includes only those offer components that are guaranteed; it does not include performance bonus, reimbursements, profit sharing, 401k match, stock and/or stock options, etc. Please note that salary information is self-reported by students.

    Historical Career Statistics by Industry

      2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
    Consulting 21% 21% 20% 26% 24% 24% 25% 22% 23%
    Consumer Products 4% 5% 3% 5% 6% 5% 3% 6% 5%
    Entertainment/Media 3% 4% 5% 4% 3% 2% 3% 4% 3%
    Financial Services 42% 44% 45% 31% 34% 39% 35% 27% 33%
      Investment   Banking/Sales   Trading 12% 12% 10% 8% 10% 10% 7% 5% 5%
      Investment   Management/   Hedge Fund 10% 13% 10% 8% 9% 12% 8% 9% 10%
      Venture Capital/   Private Equity/   LBO 15% 15% 21% 13% 12% 16% 16% 10% 15%
      Other Financial   Services 4% 4% 4% 2% 2% 2% 4% 3% 3%
    Health Care 6% 5% 4% 7% 6% 4% 7% 5% 5%
    Manufacturing 4% 3% 5% 8% 6% 5% 7% 7% 5%
    Nonprofit/Government 3% 3% 3% 7% 6% 3% 3% 5% 3%
    Retail 4% 5% 3% 3% 3% 3% 4% 2% 2%
    Services (includes Real Estate) 6% 4% 5% 2% 5% 4% 2% 3% 4%
    Technology 7% 7% 7% 7% 8% 11% 12% 18% 17%

    Historical Career Statistics by Function

      2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
    Business Development 6% 5% 6% 8% 7% 7% 7% 9% 9%
    Consulting 22% 22% 21% 28% 27% 25% 25% 23% 24%
    Finance 41% 45% 45% 32% 34% 39% 35% 26% 32%
    General Management 12% 11% 11% 16% 12% 9% 12% 14% 13%
    Marketing 13% 11% 7% 9% 12% 9% 9% 15% 13%
    Strategic Planning 5% 4% 7% 4% 4% 5% 8% 7% 5%
    Other 2% 2% 3% 3% 4% 5% 5% 7% 5%

    Historical Career Statistics by Location

      2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
    UNITED STATES 82% 82% 80% 77% 80% 79% 80% 83% 84%
    MID-ATLANTIC 6% 6% 6% 8% 7% 5% 5% 5% 5%
      Washington,   D.C. 2% 2% 3% 4% 5% 3% 3% 3% 3%
    MIDWEST 9% 8% 7% 7% 6% 6% 6% 8% 8%
      Chicago 5% 5% 4% 3% 3% 3% 2% 4% 6%
    NORTHEAST 39% 43% 40% 38% 42% 43% 40% 38% 40%
      Boston 11% 10% 13% 12% 13% 12% 11% 11% 13%
      New York City 26% 31% 24% 23% 24% 25% 24% 20% 23%
      New England   (except Boston) 3% 2% 3% 3% 2% 3% 3% 3% 2%
    SOUTH 5% 3% 4% 3% 4% 3% 5% 5% 4%
      Atlanta 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% 2% <1%
    SOUTHWEST 4% 5% 4% 5% 4% 3% 4% 5% 5%
      Texas 3% 4% 3% 4% 3% 3% 4% 4% 5%
    WEST 18% 15% 18% 15% 17% 18% 21% 24% 23%
      California - Bay   Area 10% 10% 12% 8% 9% 10% 12% 16% 14%
      California - Los   Angeles 4% 4% 3% 4% 5% 4% 4% 4% 4%
      California -   Other <1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% <1%
      Pacific Northwest 4% 1% 2% 2% 2% 3% 3% 3% 4%
    OTHER U.S. 1% <1% 1% <1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
    INTERNATIONAL 18% 18% 20% 23% 20% 21% 20% 17% 16%
    ASIA 5% 5% 5% 6% 7% 8% 5% 3% 5%
      China 2% 2% 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% <1% <1%
      Hong Kong,   SAR 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 3% 1% <1% <1%
      India <1% <1% <1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 1% <1%
    AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% <1% 0% <1%
    CANADA 1% 2% 1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
    CENTRAL AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN 1% <1% 1% 1% 1% <1% <1% <1% <1%
    EUROPE 9% 9% 10% 11% 7% 7% 8% 8% 6%
      England 6% 6% 7% 5% 4% 5% 5% 5% 5%
    MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA <1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 1% 2% 1% 2%
    SOUTH AMERICA 1% <1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1%
      Brazil 1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% <1% 0%
    SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA <1% <1% <1% 1% <1% 1% 1% <1% <1%
    OTHER INTERNATIONAL <1% <1% <1% <1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
  • Class of 2015 Internship Monthly Salary Statistics by Industry
    The following data is as of three months post graduation.

    % 25th % Monthly Base Salary Median Monthly Base Salary 75th % Monthly Base Salary Median Other G'teed Comp** % Receiving Other G'teed Comp
    Consulting 14% $10,000 $11,070 $11,250 $2,500 14%
    Consumer Products 8% $4,422 $6,083 $7,000 $3,000 45%
    Entertainment/Media 5% $2,000 $3,960 $5,000 * *
    Financial Services 27% $5,000 $8,333 $10,000 $2,000 34%
    Hedge Fund 5% $8,075 $10,000 $12,000 $5,000 18%
    I-Banking/Sales & Trading 7% $8,165 $8,333 $8,333 $2,000 73%
    I-Management 4% $8,050 $8,750 $9,993 $1,500 30%
    Private Equity/LBO 6% $4,583 $7,000 $10,000 $2,000 26%
    Venture Capital 2% $3,583 $4,800 $7,500 * *
    Other Financial Services 2% $4,000 $4,800 $5,147 * *
    Health Care 7% $4,425 $6,720 $7,294 $3,000 31%
    Biomed/Pharmaceutical 4% $5,000 $7,200 $7,497 $3,000 57%
    Health-Related Services 3% $3,715 $6,500 $6,720 * *
    Manufacturing 7% $5,000 $8,233 $9,000 $2,270 60%
    Aero/Auto/Transport Equipment <1% * * * * *
    Clean Tech 1% $2,400 $3,000 $4,247 * *
    Energy/Extractive Minerals 2% $7,800 $8,300 $10,000 $2,500 53%
    Highly Diversified 2% $8,175 $8,500 $8,513 $2,000 75%
    Other Manufacturing 1% $5,150 $9,600 $9,600 $4,000 82%
    Nonprofit/Government 4% $2,985 $4,350 $5,000 * *
    Retail 4% $3,200 $5,000 $7,200 $1,250 24%
    Services (including Real Estate) 4% $2,608 $5,150 $6,525 * *
    Technology 21% $5,000 $7,350 $8,000 $3,000 49%
    Consumer Electronics 4% $6,125 $8,200 8,800 $3,000 71%
    E-Commerce 5% $7,550 $8,000 $8,000 $1,250 62%
    Equipment/Hardware/Networking 1% $6,050 $7,000 $7,500 * *
    Internet Services 6% $5,390 $7,000 $8,000 $6,000 40%
    Software 4% $4,000 $7,000 $7,200 $3,750 34%
    Telecommunications <1% * * * * *
    Other Technology 1% $3,750 $5,500 $7,125 * *
    ALL INDUSTRIES 100% $4,800 $7,494 $8,800 $2,500 34%

    *Information not available. Data cannot be listed for categories reported by <1% of students seeking employment.

    **Other guaranteed compensation includes only those offer components that are guaranteed; it does not include performance bonus, reimbursements, profit sharing, 401k match, stock and/or stock options, etc. Please note that salary information is self-reported by students.

    Class of 2015 Internship Monthly Salary Statistics by Function
    The following data is as of three months post graduation.

    % 25th % Monthly Base Salary Median Monthly Base Salary 75th % Monthly Base Salary Median Other G'teed Comp** % Receiving Other G'teed Comp
    Business Development 16% $3,465 $5,000 $7,100 $2,000 23%
    Consulting 15% $10,000 $11,000 $11,250 $2,500 15%
    Finance 28% $5,000 $8,300 $10,000 $2,000 35%
    Investment Banking 7% $8,000 $8,333 $8,333 $2,000 65%
    Investment Management/Hedge Fund 8% $8,000 $9,550 $10,416 $2,000 25%
    VC/Private Equity/LBO 9% $3,813 $7,000 $10,000 $2,000 19%
    Other Finance 4% $4,800 $6,040 $8,000 $3,000 39%
    General Management 11% $4,800 $8,000 $8,334 $3,000 53%
    General Management 5% $5,000 $7,000 $9,150 $4,000 55%
    Logistics <1% * * * * *
    Manufacturing/Operations 3% $3,800 $8,000 $8,050 $2,500 55%
    Project Management 1% $4,706 $6,000 $8,600 * *
    Other General Management 2% $7,769 $8,000 $8,206 $1,750 47%
    Marketing 15% $5,525 $7,073 $8,000 $3,000 48%
    Brand/Product Management 10% $6,000 $7,200 $8,000 $3,000 55%
    Communications <1% * * * * *
    General Marketing 3% $4,466 $6,800 $7,275 $2,000 42%
    Sales <1% * * * * *
    Other Marketing <1% * * * * *
    Strategic Planning 9% $4,575 $6,400 $8,000 $3,000 45%
    Other 6% $3,410 $6,250 $7,444 $2,250 21%
    ALL FUNCTIONS 100% $4,800 $7,494 $8,800 $2,500 34%

    *Information not available. Data cannot be listed for categories reported by <1% of students seeking employment.

    ** Other guaranteed compensation includes only those offer components that are guaranteed; it does not include performance bonus, reimbursements, profit sharing, 401k match, stock and/or stock options, etc. Please note that salary information is self-reported by students.

    Class of 2015 Internship Monthly Salary Statistics by Location
    The following data is as of three months post graduation.

    % 25th % Monthly Base Salary Median Monthly Base Salary 75th % Monthly Base Salary Median Other G'teed Comp** % Receiving Other G'teed Comp
    Mid-Atlantic 3% $5,440 $8,000 $10,400 $2,250 25%
    Washington, D.C. 2% $3,250 $8,000 $10,957 * *
    Other Mid-Atlantic 1% $7,700 $8,000 $10,400 * *
    Midwest 6% $6,000 $7,200 $9,000 $3,000 71%
    Chicago 2% $6,000 $8,000 $10,200 $1,000 40%
    Other Midwest 4% $6,400 $7,200 $9,000 $4,000 87%
    Northeast 40% $4,444 $7,500 $10,000 $2,000 19%
    Boston 13% $4,182 $7,200 $10,000 * *
    New England (except Boston) 3% $4,250 $7,552 $9,800 * *
    New York City 22% $4,486 $7,692 $9,521 $2,000 24%
    Other Northeast 2% $6,438 $7,500 $9,000 * *
    South 3% $5,000 $7,100 $8,542 $1,500 33%
    Atlanta 1% $7,000 $11,250 $11,250 * *
    Other South 3% $4,900 $7,000 $8,400 $1,500 42%
    Southwest 4% $8,000 $8,334 $10,407 $2,500 42%
    Texas 3% $8,150 $8,485 $10,407 $2,500 45%
    Other Southwest <1% * * * * *
    West 29% $5,000 $7,500 $8,200 $3,000 46%
    California — Bay Area 18% $5,445 $7,500 $8,350 $3,000 46%
    California — Los Angeles 5% $3,990 $5,000 $8,550 $7,500 22%
    California — Other <1% * * * * *
    Pacific Northwest 5% $6,250 $8,000 $8,000 $3,000 68%
    Other West <1% * * * * *
    Asia 4% $5,000 $7,000 $9,750 $6,688 40%
    China <1% * * * * *
    Hong Kong, SAR 1% $7,347 $8,650 $9,728 * *
    India <1% * * * * *
    Other Asia 2% $4,300 $6,000 $8,000 $5,000 35%
    Australia & Oceania 0% * * * * *
    Canada 1% $6,000 $7,560 $9,021 * *
    Central America — the Caribbean <1% * * * * *
    Eurpoe 5% $2,085 $5,350 $9,990 $2,000 27%
    England 2% $4,919 $7,500 $10,000 * *
    Other Europe 3% $2,026 $3,750 $7,432 $2,000 40%
    Middle East — North Africa 1% $3,750 $6,000 $7,600 * *
    South America 1% $5,125 $6,900 $8,475 $2,000 70%
    Brazil 1% $5,250 $6,300 $8,800 * *
    Other South America <1% * * * * *
    Sub-Saharan Africa 2% $2,957 $4,750 $7,250 $1,000 46%
    UNITED STATES 85% $4,800 $7,500 $8,800 $2,500 34%
    INTERNATIONAL 15% $3,700 $6,300 $8,800 $2,520 35%
    ALL LOCATIONS 100% $4,800 $7,494 $8,800 $2,500 34%

    *Information not available. Data cannot be listed for categories reported by <1% of students seeking employment.

    **Other guaranteed compensation includes only those offer components that are guaranteed; it does not include performance bonus, reimbursements, profit sharing, 401k match, stock and/or stock options, etc. Please note that salary information is self-reported by students.

    Historical Internship Statistics by Industry

      2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
    Consulting 17% 16% 19% 13% 15% 15% 15% 14% 14%
    Consumer Products 6% 5% 5% 6% 6% 6% 7% 7% 8%
    Entertainment/Media 6% 4% 4% 7% 5% 4% 5% 4% 5%
    Financial Services 39% 43% 40% 31% 37% 36% 31% 33% 27%
      Investment   Banking/Sales &   Trading 15% 17% 13% 9% 12% 12% 8% 7% 7%
      Investment   Management/   Hedge Fund 10% 11% 11% 10% 12% 9% 9% 11% 9%
      Venture Capital/   Private Equity/   LBO 10% 12% 15% 10% 11% 13% 11% 9% 9%
      Other Financial   Services 3% 2% 1% 2% 1% 3% 3% 4% 2%
    Health Care 7% 6% 6% 8% 7% 6% 5% 7% 7%
    Manufacturing 4% 6% 6% 6% 7% 8% 6% 5% 7%
    Nonprofit/Government 4% 4% 5% 12% 7% 5% 5% 5% 4%
    Retail 4% 4% 3% 5% 4% 4% 5% 3% 4%
    Services (includes Real Estate) 6% 4% 3% 4% 3% 3% 3% 5% 4%
    Technology 7% 9% 8% 8% 9% 13% 19% 17% 21%

    Historical Internship Statistics by Function

      2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
    Business Development 7% 7% 7% 10% 10% 8% 10% 13% 16%
    Consulting 19% 17% 21% 18% 19% 18% 16% 16% 15%
    Finance 41% 44% 41% 31% 38% 36% 31% 31% 28%
    General Management 6% 8% 8% 9% 7% 9% 10% 10% 11%
    Marketing 14% 13% 11% 15% 13% 12% 14% 14% 15%
    Strategic Planning 9% 8% 9% 9% 9% 11% 11% 9% 9%
    Other 4% 3% 2% 8% 4% 5% 7% 6% 6%

    Historical Internship Statistics by Location

      2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
    UNITED STATES 78% 77% 78% 77% 76% 77% 80% 83% 85%
    MID-ATLANTIC 7% 4% 4% 8% 4% 5% 4% 4% 3%
      Washington,   D.C. 2% 2% 1% 5% 2% 3% 3% 2% 2%
    MIDWEST 6% 8% 8% 6% 6% 6% 4% 6% 6%
      Chicago 2% 2% 3% 3% 3% 2% 2% 3% 2%
    NORTHEAST 39% 41% 40% 37% 41% 40% 39% 43% 40%
      Boston 10% 12% 12% 14% 10% 12% 10% 12% 13%
      New York City 27% 27% 26% 21% 23% 23% 23% 25% 22%
      New England   (except Boston) 2% 2% 3% 2% 4% 2% 4% 4% 3%
    SOUTH 4% 2% 3% 3% 4% 4% 3% 3% 3%
      Atlanta 1% <1% 2% 2% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1%
    SOUTHWEST 4% 4% 5% 5% 3% 4% 5% 6% 4%
      Texas 4% 3% 3% 3% 3% 3% 4% 4% 3%
    WEST 16% 17% 15% 17% 18% 18% 25% 21% 29%
      California - Bay   Area 8% 11% 9% 7% 10% 11% 15% 14% 18%
      California - Los   Angeles 4% 3% 3% 6% 4% 3% 4% 4% 5%
      California -   Other 1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% <1% <1%
      Pacific   Northwest 2% 3% 2% 2% 3% 3% 4% 3% 5%
    OTHER U.S. 1% 1% 2% 1% <1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
    INTERNATIONAL 22% 23% 22% 23% 24% 23% 20% 17% 15%
    ASIA 7% 7% 7% 7% 9% 8% 5% 6% 4%
      China 1% 2% 1% 2% 3% 2% 2% <1% <1%
      Hong Kong,   SAR 3% 2% 2% 1% 3% 1% 1% 1% 1%
      India 2% 2% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% <1% <1%
    AUSTRALIA & OCEANIA <1% <1% <1% 0% <1% <1% 0% <1% 0%
    CANADA 2% 1% <1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
    CENTRAL AMERICA & THE CARIBBEAN 1% <1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 1% <1% <1%
    EUROPE 9% 11% 10% 11% 9% 8% 8% 4% 5%
      England 6% 8% 6% 4% 6% 5% 5% 2% 2%
    MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA <1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1%
    SOUTH AMERICA 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 3% 3% 2% 1%
      Brazil 1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 1% 1%
    SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA <1% <1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 2%
    OTHER INTERNATIONAL 1% <1% 1% <1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Class Profile

Class of 2014 Career Data

Student Profile (at Matriculation) Number Percent
Women 371 40%
U.S. ethnic minorities 222 24%
International 315 34%
Average months of post-college work experience 50  
Number of industries represented 51  
Number of countries represented 72  
Undergraduate Major
      Economics and Business   43%
      Humanities and Social
      Sciences
  22%
      Science, Technology
      Engineering, and
      Mathematics
  34%
      Other   1%
Employment Profile Number Percent
Students actively seeking employment 679 75%
Not seeking employment 226 25%
      Company sponsored or
      already employed
108 8%
      Starting own business 74 8%
      Continuing Education 8 1%
      Postponed Job Search 5 1%
      Other 31 3%
No information available 0 0%
Number of Students 905 100%

Class of 2015 Internship Data

Student Profile (at Matriculation) Number Percent
Women 383 41%
U.S. ethnic minorities 233 25%
International 321 34%
Average months of post-college work experience 49  
Number of industries represented 49  
Number of countries represented 60  
Undergraduate Major
      Economics and Business   43%
      Humanities and Social
      Sciences
  18%
      Science, Technology
      Engineering, and
      Mathematics
  39%
      Other   1%
Employment Profile Number Percent
Students actively seeking employment 789 85%
Not seeking employment 100 11%
      Company sponsored or
      already employed
15 2%
      Starting own business 64 7%
      Continuing Education 7 1%
      Postponed Job Search 1 0%
      Other 13 1%
No information available 36 4%
Number of Students 925 100%

This information conforms to the MBA Career Services Council standards for Reporting MBA Employment Statistics. All employment and compensation information is self-reported. All percentages are rounded to the nearest whole number; therefore, totals do not always equal 100%.

Historical Class Profile

  2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Class Size 905 905 880 941 908 889 908 914 895 891 891 894
Women 40% 39% 36% 36% 38% 36% 34% 38% 34% 34% 33% 36%
US Ethnic Minorities 24% 23% 23% 22% 27% 24% 22% 22% 21% 22% 19% 29%
International 34% 34% 34% 36% 33% 35% 33% 33% 32% 32% 33% 33%
Countries Represented 72 67 73 70 71 65 69 67 66 72 66 67
Avg. Months - FT Work Exp. 50 47 44 41 42 48 54 50 52 54 52 45
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