The goal of the Wisconsin MBA Program is to see every student achieve his or her individual professional goals, which often include a summer internship and full-time employment.

A distinctive feature of the Wisconsin MBA Program is the high level of access you have to recruiting companies and other corporate partners. Our specialization model ensures you that you will make meaningful connections with Wisconsin School of Business alumni and other industry leaders who hire graduates in specific fields.

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Corporate partners connected to the Wisconsin School of Business

Interact with Employers One-on-One

The MBA Career Management Center partners with staff in your area of career specialization to provide you with multiple opportunities for high-level engagement with hiring companies.

  • On-campus interviews with recruiting companies
  • Information sessions with employers
  • National and on-campus career fairs
  • Employer dinners
  • Networking and recruiting events

These opportunities get you in front of companies or organizations that offer advantageous internships and full-time jobs in your area of interest.

Tap into an Extraordinary Alumni Network

The alumni network of Business Badgers is another strength of our placement program. Alumni of the Wisconsin School of Business—who hold high-level positions worldwide—are known for sharing resources and boosting each other’s careers. The MBA career management team will assist you in establishing connections with these influential alumni.

Many of the company representatives who recruit Wisconsin MBA students every year are here because of their alumni connections. Their confidence in the quality of our graduates opens doors for you.

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Wisconsin School of Business alumni
Joe Porto

“We had multiple opportunities to engage with companies before they came on campus to interview. A few companies hosted us at their headquarters, some came to teach us in applied learning sessions, and all of them did information sessions. There is plenty of opportunity to really get to know each company and the people who work there. I played golf with the gentleman from SC Johnson who interviewed me, was part of a case competition judged by multiple interviewers from at least five different companies, and sat next to the CEO of WhiteWave during an advisory board dinner.”

—Joe Porto, MBA
Field Marketing Manager, Dell

Anne Judd

“Alumni support for the program is outstanding. One of the program alums, Jim Swanke, teaches a sustainability and risk management course and works for the consulting company, Willis Towers Watson. I met with him for a mock interview, which led to an internship with his firm. Jim was such a supportive and encouraging advocate, advising me on which divisions would be best fits and connecting me with the right people. After graduation, I returned to Willis Towers Watson full-time.”

—Anne Judd, MBA
Senior Analyst, Willis Towers Watson

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