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 2020 are highlighted on this page. To read full employment reports, click on the year below:

Class of 2020

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CLASS OF 2020 PROFILE 
Students64
Women25%
Underrepresented Minorities20%
Average GMAT693
Average Undergraduate GPA3.69

Final Offer Status  
# of Graduates Seeking Employment64
Students with Offers within 6 Months of Graduation98%
Students who Accepted Employment within 6 Months of Graduation98%

Salary Data  
Median Base Salary $80,000
Median Signing Bonus $10,000
% of Graduates Receiving Signing Bonus73%

Top Hiring Companies 
Alvarez & Marsal
Brandes Investment Partners
BlackArch Partners
Cambridge Associates
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
UBS

Top Metro Areas—Number of Graduates Hired 
New York14
Atlanta 7
Charlotte7
Nashville4
San Diego4

Employment by Job Function  
Investment Banking49%
Investment & Research18%
Financial Consulting & Advisory13%
Management Consulting7%
Corporate Finance5%
Private Equity4%
Real Estate Finance4%