Top Recruiters at Michigan Ross Among WSJ’s Best Managed Companies


There’s no doubt that graduates from the Ross School of Business go on to work for many of the top companies and organizations around the world. Recently, many of the largest recruiters to Michigan Ross were featured in the Management Top 250 ranking published by the Wall Street Journal.  

The ranking, developed by the Drucker Institute, measures corporate effectiveness of the top U.S. publicly traded companies by examining performance in five areas: customer satisfaction, employee engagement and development, innovation, social responsibility, and financial strength. 

Top recruiters of Ross BBA and MBA graduates ranked highly on the list, including Amazon and Microsoft, who placed first and second, respectively. Alphabet took the #4 spot, followed by Walmart at 14, and JPMorgan Chase at 26, among others. 

Beyond landing great positions at top-performing companies, this has been an exciting year for career outcomes of Michigan Ross graduates. The Ross BBA Class of 2019 had an all-time high median salary of $88,500 ($78,500 median base salary + $10,000 median signing bonus). The Full-Time MBA Class of 2019 had a record-setting job placement rate, with 96 percent of students accepting job offers within three months of graduation.

 See the full Top 250 Management ranking