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2020 Internships and Job Placement Outcomes

  • headshot of Sara Boulos

    Sara Boulos '21

    Job: Equity Research Analyst, Goldman Sachs
    Whitman major: Finance
    Maxwell major: Economics

  • headshot of James Coleman

    James Coleman '16 (VPA), '21 MBA

    Job: Buyer at Xylem Inc.
    Degree: MBA with a concentration in business analytics and supply chain management

  • headshot of Jared Lynch

    Jared Lynch '21

    Internship: Operations Intern at Target
    Majors: Finance and Supply Chain Management

  • headshot of Ritu Sadarangani

    Ritu Sadarangani ’21

    Job: Marketing Analyst, Deloitte
    Whitman major: Marketing Management
    Newhouse major: Advertising

Undergraduate Student Outcomes

Internships and Placements
Through internships, students have the opportunity to hone their management skills and receive mentorship from industry leaders. All students are required to complete at least one internship and many students complete more. To support students, Whitman has a dedicated team that assists students on their career journey. Each semester Whitman hosts dozens of employers virtually and on campus and connects them with students through a variety of events. The career center’s largest student/employer event each semester is the career fair, which connects up to 100 companies from a variety of industries with students.

86% employed within 180 days of graduation, 100% completed at least one internship, $62,750 median starting salary for full-time roles

Top Hiring Companies of Whitman Graduates
Amazon
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Bloomberg
Burlington
Citi
Deloitte
EY
Horizon Media
KPMG
Macy's
PwC
Raytheon

*Based on a 94% knowledge rate of the Class of 2020.

Class of 2020 Salary by Major

Accounting
Median base salary: $65,000
Base salary range: $33,280–$85,000

Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises

Median base salary: $52,000
Base salary range: $40,000–$80,000

Finance
Median base salary: $65,000
Base salary range: $39,000–$90,000

Management
Median base salary: $50,000
Base salary range: $33,966–$80,000

Marketing Management
Median base salary: $58,000
Base salary range: $28,800–$80,000

Real Estate
Median base salary: $60,000
Base salary range: $50,000–$85,000

Retail Management
Median base salary: $57,000
Base salary range: $36,000–$80,000

Supply Chain Management
Median base salary: $62,500
Base salary range: $33,280–$85,000

Whitman/iSchool Dual Majors
Median base salary: $78,000
Base salary range: $57,000–$80,000

Whitman/Newhouse Dual Majors
Median base salary: $55,000
Base salary range: $28,800–$90,000

Master’s Student Outcomes

Our Master's programs provide a diverse and customized learning environment. Below is a selected list of companies who hired Master's students from the Class of 2020.

Selected Notable Companies for All Master’s Programs
Amazon Web Services
EY
Grant Thornton
HP Hood
KPMG
Praxair
Protiviti Consulting
PwC

MBA Specific
Our MBA program offers students a collaborative community along with an integrated approach to learning. Below is a sampling of employers our recent MBA classes have worked with along with some of the roles held.

Notable Employers

(Class of 2020)
HP Hood
Protiviti Consulting
PwC
Verifone

Sample Full-Time Roles
(Class of 2020)
Operations Analyst
Level 2 Risk and Compliance Consultant
Digital Marketing Specialist
Buyer/Planner

Sample Internship Companies
(Class of 2021)
Eaton Corporation
Merck
US Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC)
United Talent Agency

Sample Internship Roles
(Class of 2021)
Corporate Social Responsibility Intern
Project Manager Intern
Supply Chain Intern
Web Analytics Intern