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Proven Placement Success
Our students are making an immediate impact

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UC Davis MBA graduates have been well-received, demonstrating the very high level of talent represented in each class and the value that employers place on an MBA from the UC Davis Graduate School of Management.

Class of 2014 employment report

$99,952 average compensation

$90,023 average salary

$18,331 average signing bonus

86% job placement 3 months after graduation

Employment by Industry

Consulting 17%
Consumer Products 3%
Financial Services 13%
Government 7%
Manufacturing 10%
Media/Entertainment 10%
Pharma/Biotech/Healthcare 7%
Real Estate 3%
Technology 23%

Employment by Function

Consulting 20%
Finance/Accounting 24%
General Management 10%
Information Technology 3%
Marketing/Sales 33%
Operations/Logistics 7%
Other 3%

Hiring Companies

Agilent Technologies Autodesk Inc. Bank of Tokyo— Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd. BluePearl Booz Allen Hamilton Inc. Cedaron E. & J. Gallo Farmers Business Network Inc. Gartner Consulting Golden California Inc. HelloSociety LLC Hewlett-Packard Co. IBM Intel Corp. KLA-Tencor Corp. LGMA Marketing Evolution McKay Brothers LLC NetApp Inc. Santa Clara County Sustainability in Review Synopsys Inc. UBM Tech Visa Inc. partial list

2014 Internship report

$5,376 average monthly salary

100% placement of students seeking internships

internships by Industry

Consumer Products 24%
Financial services 16%
Manufacturing 10%
Nonprofit 3%
Other 3%
Petroleum/Energy 5%
Pharma/Biotech/Healthcare 10%
Technology 29%

internships by Function

Consulting 18%
Finance/Accounting 29%
General Management 8%
Information Technology 3%
Marketing/Sales 34%
Operations/Logistics 5%
Other 3%

internship Companies

Agilent Technologies Amgen AT&T Autodesk Inc. Black Legend Capital China Merchants Bank
D.E. Shaw & Co. Dow Chemical Co. Each Mind Matters eBay Inc. EMC Corp. Free Flow Wines Hangzhou Ying Fou Technology Co. Ltd.
Intel Corp. Marrone Bio Innovations Mars, Incorporated McAfee Inc. Micron Technology Inc. NetApp Inc. Oomnitza
Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Plantronics Refractive Dialer Inc. St. Frank Tesla Motors Inc. The North Face Vision Service Plan Wells Fargo West Biofuels

MBA Summer Internship Placement – Graduating Class of 2015

  • Average monthly internship salary was $5,376.
  • 100% of our students seeking internships secured employment.
  • Students were employed across a wide variety of industries and worked at companies such as Amgen, eBay, Mars, The North Face, PG&E and Tesla, to name a few.

MBA Career Employment – Graduating Class of 2014:

  • Average total compensation for the Class of 2014 was $99,952.
  • Average base salary was $90,023 and average signing bonus was $18,331.
  • 86% of our graduates accepted a position within three months of graduation.

Accelerate your Career

General information
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Shift into High Gear

Known for driving results in the workplace, innovative thinking and effective collaboration, UC Davis MBA graduates are in high demand across a wide range of industries.

Our experienced career development team works closely with you to prepare for your continued professional advancement. We help you leverage your experience, knowledge and skills to be a successful leader who can make a difference in the business world.

General information
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Recruiter Connections

The Graduate School of Management’s Corporate Relations team partners with local, national and multinational companies and organizations in our career placement efforts. Below is a list of organizations that have recruited UC Davis MBAs.

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