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2021 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
BlackRock
Bloomberg
Citi
Deloitte
EY
Goldman Sachs
Group M
IBM
JP Morgan Chase & Co.
KPMG
Macy's
Morgan Stanley
NBC Universal
PwC
The Walt Disney Company

*Based on a 93% knowledge rate of the Class of 2021.

Class of 2021 Salary by Major

Accounting
Median base salary: $65,000
Base salary range: $43,000–$87,000

Entrepreneurship and Emerging Enterprises

Median base salary: $60,000
Base salary range: $35,000–$74,000

Finance
Median base salary: $65,000
Base salary range: $31,200–$93,600

Management
Median base salary: $55,613
Base salary range: $31,200–$72,000

Marketing Management
Median base salary: $56,528
Base salary range: $27,040–$80,800

Real Estate
Median base salary: $60,000
Base salary range: $45,000–$77,500

Retail Management
Median base salary: $60,000
Base salary range: $43,000–$75,000

Supply Chain Management
Median base salary: $60,000
Base salary range: $39,500–$80,000

Whitman/Arts & Sciences/Maxwell Dual Majors
Median base salary: $67,500
Base salary range: $50,000–$85,000

Whitman/iSchool Dual Majors
Median base salary: $67,250
Base salary range: $57,000–$80,800

Whitman/Newhouse Dual Majors
Median base salary: $60,000
Base salary range: $37,500–$93,600

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 2021.

Selected Notable Companies for All Master’s Programs
Amazon
Deloitte
EY
Goldman Sachs
Merck
National Grid
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Yum! Brands (KFC)

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 2021)
Amazon
Merck
Yum! Brands (KFC)

Sample Full-Time Roles
(Class of 2021)
Business Analyst
Senior Specialist Global Marketing
Finance Associate Manager

Sample Internship Companies
(Class of 2022)
Alphasights
Carrier Corporation
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC)

Sample Internship Roles
(Class of 2022)
Marketing Analyst
Account Coordinator