Masters of Science Programs Student Survey Placement Data
(July 2017–June 2018)

86% of respondents reported that they had received a new job or continued employment with their current employer upon graduating from Master of Science programs. Over 75% were employed in a field related to their degree and 92% of those reporting new employment had a job before or within three months after graduation.

Placement Summary

Employment in Field Related to Degree

Employment Offer

Average Salary and Actual Job Titles by Major

Accounting - $56,800

  • Audit Associate
  • Staff Accountant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Tax Analyzer

  • Accounting - $58,300
  • BBA Accounting/MS Accounting - $55,000
  • BBA Accounting/MS TAX - $55,000

Taxation - $55,000

  • Staff Accountant

Information Systems - $48,300

Human Resources and Organizational Development - $47,900

  • Senior Human Resources Generalist
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Human Resources Process Specialist
  • Coordinator Student Activities

Integrated Marketing Communications - $73,600

  • Marketing Director
  • Marketing Supervisor
  • Communications Analyst
  • Database Analyst
  • Director of Communications

The average reported salary for all Masters of Science Programs graduates is $57,570.

The majority of Eastern Michigan University College of Business Masters graduates remain in the State of Michigan upon graduation. Graduates are employed in a variety of industries with a large portion finding employment in the Business Professional Services industry.

Industries of Employment

Location of Employment

Other: Ohio, Missouri, Texas, Indiana and Illinois.

(Based on 26% response rate from all Masters graduates)