The M.S. in Commerce Class of 2020 placement statistics have been released, and the program has once again posted strong numbers. Ninety-one percent of the class reported placement within six months of graduation, slightly down from previous year’s placement rates of 94-99%. However, the average starting salary increased to $69,500, and the average total compensation to $93,827.
The M.S. in Commerce is STEM-designated, allowing international students the option to stay in the United States and apply for a total of three years of OPT. For the Class of 2020, 66% of international students found work outside of their home country, and 59% found work in the U.S. after graduation.
The strength of McIntire’s career support, employer relations, and extensive alumni network resulted in 68% of jobs facilitated through the School. Visit the program website for a more detailed breakdown of hiring companies in the last four years.
|Track||Percentage||Average Annual Base Salary||Annual Base Salary Range||Average Annual Bonus||Average Total Compensation|
|Marketing & Management||27%||$66,643||$40,000-$87,000||$9,311||$79,204|