Babson Talent at Work: Career Impact Report, Undergraduate Class of 2016
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Career Outcomes

Our students are taught more than just technical business skills. At Babson, faculty members use their real-world experience to give students the hard and soft skills they’ll use to make a difference throughout their careers. 

Every Babson graduate is welcomed into a vibrant alumni community—more than 40,000 people in more than 115 countries and all 50 U.S. states—that provides ample opportunities to tap into a professional global network, make ongoing career connections, advance in your industry, switch to another one, or partner on new business ventures.

2016 Snapshot*

98%

of students were employed or attended graduate school within six months of graduation

8%

of students started a business within six months of graduating

4%

of students 
attended graduate school

83%

of students had at least one internship while at Babson​

$56,267 / Average annual Starting Salary

Graduates by Industry

Financial Services24%
Technology22%
Accounting10%
Consumer Products8%
Marketing/Advertising6%
Consulting5%
Retail/Apparel/Fashion5%
Healthcare4%
Entertainment4%
Real Estate/Development4%
  

Graduates by Function

Finance23%
Business Development/Sales16%
Marketing11%
Analytics10%
Consulting10%
Operations/Logistics8%
Accounting7%
Project Management4%
Other3%
General Management3%
Strategic Planning2%

In addition, 1% of our graduates work in each of the following:

Industries: Education, Energy, Government, Manufacturing, Media, Non-Profit, Staffing/Recruiting, and Transportation

FunctionsEntrepreneurship, Human Resources, Information Technology, and Merchandising

*Within six months of graduation and based on a knowledge rate of 87%