Careers and Salaries

The MS Business students find employment in a variety of industries. In addition to their qualifications to seek jobs in the field of their undergraduate studies, students will have a wider range of possibilities (e.g., consulting) available as a result of their MS Business degree. The degree also provides a solid foundation for students interested in launching their own business.

Employment

Graduates from the MS Business program have obtained employment in a number of industries. The following table summarizes employment and salary data for the first graduating class[1].

Class of 2017
Total Graduates 37
Number Seeking Employment 34
Employed (at 90 days post-graduation) 32 (94.1%)
Average Starting Salary [2] $56,252 (29)
Average Bonus [2] $5,270 (10)
Average Relocation [2] $11,400 (5)

Employers

3M
49 Financial (Axa Advisors)
Abbott
AgriLogic Consulting
Banfield Pet Hospital
Biotex Inc.
Deloitte
Family Promise of Midland
Fat Quarter Shop
Fetch
Flexon Technologies
GE Oil & Gas
General Motors
IMG Financial Group
Indeed.com
Innovative Multimedia Group
IOG Capital, LP
Keyence
Netherlands: Wind Farm
Oracle
Paycom
Rollo Insurance
Sendero Consulting
Smartbridge
Target Corporation
Tenaris
Texas Liver Institute
TTI Group

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[1] The employment data is self-reported by graduating students surveyed at the time of graduation. The employment data reported complies with the reporting standards set by the MBA Career Services and Employer Alliance.
[2] The number in parentheses represents the number of graduates who reported salary, bonus, and relocation numbers.