MS Finance
Exceptional Outcomes

MSF Employment Report

The Vanderbilt MS Finance program has consistently shown strong employment outcomes year after year. Statistics for the Class of 2017 are below. To see the Class of 2016 report, click here.

CLASS OF 2017 PROFILE 
Graduates48
Women20%
Foreign Nationals20%
Average GMAT706
Average Undergraduate GPA3.6

Final Offer Status  
# of Graduates Seeking Employment38
Students with Offers by Graduation89%
Students who Accepted by Graduation79%
Students with Offers Three Months Past Graduation100%
Students who Accepted within Three Months 92%
Student with Offers Six Months Past Graduation100%
Students who Accepted within Six Months 97%

Salary Statistics  
Average Salary $71,203

Top Hiring Companies 
Goldman Sachs
Raymond James
Alvarez & Marsal

Top Metro Areas 
Atlanta
Nashville
New York
Dallas, Houston, Philadelphia

Employment by Job Function  
Investment Banking27%
Investments & Research16%
Consulting16%
Corporate Development8%
Financial Consulting & Advisory8%
Private Equity8%
Real Estate Finance5%
Venture Capital5%
Corporate Finance3.5%
Commercial Banking3.5%

By the numbers

98

On average, the percentage of MS Finance students that accept jobs within 90 days of graduation.

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