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Employment Statistics

A successful career search is a critically important part of your MBA experience. Our Career & Leadership Coaches work closely with MBA recruiters and leverage those interactions to help make you a top candidate for employers. These coaches work with you to make sure you explore every opportunity, across industries and functions, so you can make the right career move.

Employment statistics

$133,491

2022 average base salary

$30,433

2022 average signing bonus

96%

Job offers, Class of 2022
(3 months post-graduation)

95%

Job accepts, Class of 2022
(3 months post-graduation)

100%

Internships, Class of 2023
(Summer 2022)

"What is critically important is to have the right people in place; to train and coach them so that they can get things done in the marketplace. I’ve done a lot of recruiting at UNC Kenan-Flagler and I’ve found that UNC grads have been very successful at integrating into the marketplace.”

Michele Buck (MBA ’87) Senior VP, Chief Marketing Officer, The Hershey Company

MBA employers

Each year, over 100 companies visit UNC Kenan-Flagler to recruit MBA students for summer internship and full-time employment opportunities. Hundreds more utilize Career Connections, our online recruiting system, to directly connect with UNC Kenan-Flagler MBA students via job postings and resumes books.

Employer List 2020-2021 (PDF)

Past MBA hiring employers: Employer List 2019-2020 (PDF), Employer List 2018-2019 (PDF), Employer List 2017-2018 (PDF), Employer List 2016-2017 (PDF)

Are you an employer looking to hire our MBA talent? See our recruit Full-Time MBA students page.

“We love how passionate [UNC MBAs] are, not about their own success but the success of their teammates as well. We find that really valuable in our business because I think our culture fosters collaboration.”

Melissa Elmore Marketing Manager, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group