Michigan Ross Alums Tell You How They Got Their Amazing Jobs in New Video Series
It’s no secret that Michigan Ross grads are in high demand. The numbers are pretty clear: More than 97 percent of full-time MBA graduates receive a job offer within three months, and those jobs are at great companies. How great? All of the top ten companies to work for, as rated by Universum, hired Ross MBA grads last year. What’s more, starting salaries (and signing bonuses) for those jobs are excellent – second only to Harvard among MBA grads.
What leads to this smashing success? Students and recruiters tell us that it’s a combination of factors: supportive faculty, real-world learning and work experience, and an innovative curriculum that meets the ever-changing needs of employers today. In the videos below, Ross alums working in five different industries share their job-seeking successes and how they themselves used Ross resources and opportunities to pave the way for their careers.
Tech is one of the most common career interests among Michigan Ross MBAs, and we have a track record of success in helping students land jobs at great tech companies in Silicon Valley and beyond. In fact, Amazon and Microsoft alone hired 77 Ross MBA1s and MBA2s as full-time hires or interns in 2015. Watch Video
Our experience-driven approach to learning helps develop the critical-thinking skills required for success in a consulting career. Most important, our MAP program immerses you in an intensive, seven-week engagement that brings hands-on experience and allows you to demonstrate success during job interviews. Watch Video
Whether you’re interested in brand management, corporate marketing, or an entrepreneurial venture, Michigan Ross is a great fit. We are the first business school in the country to offer students full access to Nielsen’s Answers on Demand core platform and point-of-sale data, the gold standard used by marketing professionals around the world. Watch Video
Students can jump-start their education with our Fast Track in Finance and get hands-on experience managing one of our student-led venture funds. Dedicated Career Services (DCS), our Alumni network, peer coaches, the Ross Finance Club, and our many conferences that take place on campus each year help students make the right connections – and find the right job. Watch Video
So you want to change the world? Michigan Ross has an unmatched history of attracting students interested in pursuing business careers that make a positive difference in the world. Our centers and institutes that focus on specific disciplines, as well as our deeply engaged alumni and flexible curriculum, make Michigan Ross the perfect place to prepare for a career that has a positive impact on our society and the planet. There are more than 100 ways to make a social impact while at Ross. Watch Video