The Wisconsin BBA program has a dedicated employer relations team. They collect student employment data throughout each academic year and provide resources, knowledge, and expertise to current current students, faculty, and corporate partners.

We encourage you to explore our online resources. Included in the links below are the full-time and internship employment information for our most recent classes. If you find that you are in need of additional information please feel contact us.

BBA Program Employer Relations Team

Phone: (608) 262-2550
Email: WisconsinBBA@wsb.wisc.edu

Online Resources and Tools

Our online resources include an overview of our:

Employment Outcomes and Reports

Our databases provide an overall employment summary based on Employment type, salary, and region.


 

Employment by Type

The Wisconsin BBA and MAcc Employment outcomes database allows users to view our full-time and internship employment outcomes by major(s) and sort by employer, job title, city, state, full-time, or internship. Salaries are not included in this report.

Employment by Salary

This Wisconsin BBA Salary Outcomes Database allows users to create and download custom salary reports**. These reports show our full-time and internship employment outcomes by major, region, industry, job function, and job title. Includes salary, averages, and bonuses.

 

**To protect student privacy, salary range is not reported where fewer than 3 students reported their salary.


Employment by Region

2015-2016 Statistics

Full-time acceptances by geographic region. Geographic distribution of internships mirrors that of full-time acceptances.

BBA Employment Outcomes by Geographical Region

 

2015-2016 BBA Student Profile

2,594 - Total BBA Students with 28% graduating 3.47 - Average GPA 43% - Women
7% - Underrepresented minority students 10% - international students
53% - Wisconsin residents

Fast Facts

$58,741 - Annual average base salary for BBA graduates 40% - received a signing bonus $3,164 - Internship average monthly salary
85% - full-time acceptance rate 62% - accepted their full-time positions by November 30 90% - of BBA graduates completed at least one internship 447 - total internship acceptances reported

Acceptances and Average Salaries by Industry

Full-Time Acceptance Rates and Salary

Major Acceptance number Average Salary
Accounting 34 $58,548
Communication Services and Media 18 $41,300
Consulting 42 $67,508
Consumer Products/Food and Beverage 28 $54,714
Financial Services 85 $66,841
Government and Nonprofit 10 $42,220
Health Care 12 $54,773
Insurance 38 $59,043
Industrials and Manufacturing 22 $55,740
Real Estate and Appraisal 33 $60,777
Retail 61 $52,860
Sports and Entertainment* 4
Technology 40 $56,643
Transportation and Logistics 16 $56,543

Internship Acceptance Rates and Salary

Major Acceptance number Average Salary
Accounting 27 $4,095
Communication Services and Media 18 $1,748
Consulting 17 $4,154
Consumer Products/Food and Beverage 32 $2,883
Financial Services 109 $3,816
Government and Nonprofit 11 $1,296
Health Care 15 $2,522
Insurance 63 $3,183
Industrials and Manufacturing 26 $2,847
Real Estate and Appraisal 33 $2,731
Retail 42 $3,041
Sports and Entertainment* 7
Technology 15 $2,578
Transportation and Logistics 22 $2,978

*Fewer than three salaries reported; data not shown to protect anonymity


Function Full-Time
Total
Full-Time
Average
Annual Salary
Internship
Total
Internship
Average
Monthly
Salary
Accounting
Corporate 9 $54,969 25 $2,778
Public 17 $54,500 15 $4,111
Consulting and Project Management
Consulting 37 $66,309 10 $3,628
Project Management** 8 $55,571 2
Finance
Wealth Management 13 $50,887 23 $2,219
Sales/Trading 9 $67,938 7 $5,322
Commercial and Retail Banking 11 $57,167 8 $3,677
Corporate Finance 45 $55,706 62 $3,319
Investment Banking 28 $83,196 22 $5,301
Equity Research** 1 4 $4,737
Insurance
Actuarial 37 $63,359 44 $3,608
Claims/Underwriting** 3 7 $2,665
Risk Management 8 $51,370 11 $2,911
Management
Human Resources 10 $49,030 13 $2,731
General Management/Administration 15 $53,987 7 $3,474
Marketing
Advertising/Public Relations** 4 10 $1,159
Marketing Research** 3 14 $2,270
Product/Brand Management 6 $57,000 8 $3,071
Merchandising/Planning 34 $52,155 19 $2,899
Sales Management 50 $38,034 21 $2,368
General Management 26 $50,081 33 $2,532
Real Estate
Real Estate Analysis 33 $61,374 35 $3,341
Development 3 $61,667 8 $2,383
Property Management** 5 2
Operations and Technology
Supply Chain and Operations Manage-
ment
17 $56,167 24 $2,904
System Analysis/Programming 11 $70,875 7 $3,307
Other
Other Functions 4 $38,333 6 $650

 **Data not listed when fewer than three salaries were reported or when reported acceptances were unpaid