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.

2020 Snapshot*

99% of students employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation

 Within the 99%

6% are starting their own venture

 Within the 99%

13% are continuing their education

91% of students had at least one internship while at Babson

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$62,399 / Average Annual Starting Salary

Graduates by Industry

Financial Services 26%
Information/​Technology/​Services 20%
Accounting 7%
Consulting 7%
Retail/​Apparel/​Fashion 6%
Consumer Products 5%
Engineering/​Construction/​Manufacturing 4%
Marketing/​Advertising/​PR 4%
Real Estate 3%
CPG/​Food and Beverage 3%
Healthcare/​Biotech/​Pharma 3%
Sports/​Entertainment 3%
Non-profit/​Education/​Government/​Civic & Social Organizations 2%
Aerospace/​Defense
Agribusiness
Automotive
Hospitality
Legal Services
Logistics & Supply Chain
Media
Staffing/​Recruiting
Telecommunications
Utilities/​Oil/​Energy
≤1%

Graduates by Function

Finance 25%
Consulting 11%
Business Development/​Sales 10%
Analytics 9%
Entrepreneurship 7%
Marketing/​Advertising 6%
Accounting 5%
Product/​Project Management 4%
Supply Chain/​Operations/​Logistics 4%
Rotational/​Leadership Programs 3%
Strategy/​Research 3%
Account Management
Administrative
Athletics Coach
Customer Service/​Client Services
Coding/​Developer/​UX Design
General Management
Merchandising
Human Resources/​Recruiting
Legal
Real Estate
≤1%

*Within six months of graduation and based on a knowledge rate of 78%