Master of Business Administration Careers & Outcomes

MSUM’s MBA program is an excellent choice for working professionals who need a graduate degree to advance their career or wish to find a new job. The program welcomes entry-level and seasoned professionals, making it an interesting and knowledgeable mix of viewpoints and experiences representing a variety of organizations and industries.

MBA graduates enjoy 100 percent job placement (Class of 2016) with salaries usually starting around $55,000. Data from the Financial Times 2015 Global MBA rankings show that the earlier in your career you enroll in an MBA degree, the greater the reward financially.

The variety of jobs you will be qualified for with an MBA is as varied as the kinds of jobs available. An MBA is an excellent choice for any career field. Common career options include healthcare administrator, business operations manager, management analyst, market research analyst, IT director, marketing or human resources manager, budget analyst and many more.

MSUM MBA graduates are leaders in a variety of businesses and companies in the region. Among them: General Mills, Ottertail Power, Border States, Target, Best Buy, U.S. Bancorp, Xcel Energy, Hormel Foods, Microsoft, Sanford Health, Noridian Healthcare Solutions and Wal-Mart, as well as a variety of nonprofit and educational institutions.