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By the Numbers: Graduate

Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business MBA/MS

Professional Outcomes - 2019 Graduates


96.65% of graduates employed within 6 months of graduation | Knowledge rate: 91.19%

Average salary: $78,244 | Median salary: $68,000 (Based on 55.7% of respondents.)  

Out of a class of 295, 76 graduates earned a promotion while pursuing their degrees. 209 graduates expected to advance in their current careers within 12 months (due, at least in part, to the completion of their graduate degree).

Top Employers of 2019 COB Graduates

  • AT&T
  • CHRISTUS Health 
  • Citi
  • Southwest Airlines
  • T-Mobile
  • Verizon

Professional Outcomes - 2018 Graduates


94.44% of graduates employed | Knowledge rate: 91.5%

Average salary: $98,741 | Median salary: $93,000 (Based on 57% of respondents.)  

Out of a class of 236, 93 graduates earned a promotion while pursuing their degrees. 175 graduates expected to advance in their current careers within 12 months (due, at least in part, to the completion of their graduate degree).

Top Employers of 2018 COB Graduates

  • AT&T
  • CHRISTUS Health
  • Citi
  • Deloitte Consulting LLP
  • Ernst and Young
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Pioneer Natural Resources
  • State Farm
  • Verizon
  • Yum Brands!

Professional Outcomes - 2017 Graduates


88.58% of graduates employed | Knowledge rate: 90.4%

Average salary: $70,545 | Median salary: $85,000 (Based on 49% of respondents)

Out of a class of 280, 89 graduates earned a promotion while pursuing their degrees. 194 graduates expected to advance in their current careers within 12 months (due, at least in part, to the completion of their graduate degree).

Top Employers of 2017 COB Graduates

  • Bank of America
  • CBRE
  • Conifer Health Solutions
  • Fidelity Investments
  • McKesson Corp.
  • NCH Corporation
  • Parkland Health and Hospital
  • Pioneer Natural Resources
  • Raytheon
  • TIAA
  • Verizon
  • Wells Fargo

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During his Rome semester in 1991, Joseph Meaney, BA '93, with his friends (now Father) Kevin Cook, BA '94, and (now Texas State Representative and UD Trustee) Tan Parker, BA '93, attended a private Mass with Pope St. John Paul II. Several weeks earlier, they had hand-delivered a letter to the Swiss Guards outside St. Peter's requesting the Mass and including their contact information; at last, they'd received the phone call instructing them to be at the Bronze Gates at 5 a.m.

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