Students in the Corporate Finance and Investment Banking MBA Program at the Wisconsin School of Business find full-time placement at multinational companies ranging from household names like SC Johnson & Son, Inc., Procter & Gamble, and Target to investment firms and banks like Robert W. Baird & Co. and Wells Fargo. Comprehensive training in every aspect of financial services prepare you for any field of investment.

Common Job Titles for Graduates

  • Senior Financial Analyst
  • Finance Manager
  • Investment Banking Associate
  • Business Development Associate
  • Equity Analyst
  • Business Strategy Consultant
  • Senior Treasury Analyst
  • Operations Controller
  • Senior Business Analyst
  • Accounting and Finance Manager
  • Associate Finance Manager
  • Investment Analyst
  • Senior Finance Manager

Salary Data — Class of 2018


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Received full-time offers within three months of graduation
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Recent Full-Time Employers

  • 3M
  • Accenture
  • Allstate Insurance Co.
  • American Family Insurance
  • AmeriTax Accounting
  • Associated Bank
  • Briggs & Stratton Corporation
  • Cleary Gull
  • Credit Suisse Group
  • DISH Network, LLC
  • Duff & Phelps Corp.
  • Ecolab
  • Emerson Electric Co.
  • Enterprise Products Partners L.P.
  • Fiserv, Inc.
  • FTI Consulting, Inc.
  • General Mills, Inc.
  • Great Lakes Educational Loan Services, Inc.
  • HP Development Company, L.P.
  • Johnson Controls
  • Lands' End
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Rexnord Industries, LLC
  • Robert W. Baird & Co.
  • Rockwell Automation, Inc.
  • SC Johnson & Son, Inc.
  • Starbucks Corporation
  • Target Corporation
  • TransUnion
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Wayne Transports, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo
  • Yum! Brands RSC
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Susan Kreh

“We have a long track record of hiring successful business leaders from the Corporate Finance and Investment Banking MBA Program. The students are not only academically prepared, but their hands-on style of learning through-real world business projects makes them especially well suited for a company of the size and complexity of Johnson Controls. Corporate Finance and Investment Banking graduates have strong analytical skills and have been trained to work well on teams. Their strategic as well as their leadership skills have been honed through the practical experience of being accountable for providing recommendations and solutions for real-world problems.”

—Susan Kreh
Chief Financial Officer and VP Information Technology, Johnson Controls Power Solutions