The Wisconsin MBA at the University of Wisconsin–Madison equips you with a portfolio of skills, experience, and specialized knowledge that will propel your career forward. Employers value the holistic preparation students receive; as a result, Wisconsin MBA graduates are highly recruited by Fortune 500 corporations, mid-sized and boutique companies, start-up firms, cultural organizations, and more.

Full-Time Employment Statistics

MBA Class of 2017

87%

of those actively seeking employment received offers within three months of graduation

Base Salary

$97,237

Average base starting salary

$98,000

Median starting salary

$17,398

Average signing bonus

$20,000

Median bonus

Internship Statistics

MBA Class of 2018

100%

of first-year MBA students who sought internships received offers

87%

Secured an internship offer by March

Internship Compensation

$6,097

Average monthly salary

$6,500

Median monthly salary

$3,814

Average other compensation*

*Other compensation includes relocation, housing, and/or signing bonuses.

Where Wisconsin MBA Graduates Accepted Full-Time Positions

MBA Class of 2017

Chart of Class of 2017 Full Time Placement - see accompanying table for data
Region % of Total Full-Time Positions
Midwest 59%
West 17%
Northeast 9%
Southwest 7%
South 4%
International 4%

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