Graduating students processing onto the Lawn

Career Destinations Report

Commerce Career Services is pleased to present our annual Destinations Report. This report reflects the remarkable job placement rate of our McIntire students; statistics are based on a 100% response rate from the class. The report also includes internship statistics and an overview of the academic programs offered at McIntire, and highlights our top hiring organizations.

Current students are asked to fill out the Destinations Survey to let CCS know their job or internship status.

Please also visit M.S. in Commerce Career Destinations for additional career information on this class.

96% Undergraduate Placement

As of Aug. 21, 96% of the undergraduate Class of 2017 indicated they had accepted a position (91%), were enrolling in or seeking to enroll in graduate school (4%), or were not in the job market (1%).

Average Salary Is $72,297

The average annual base salary for the undergraduate Class of 2017 is $72,297; the median annual base salary is $75,000.

...Plus Bonuses

The average signing bonus for the undergraduate Class of 2017 is $9,261 (includes information collected on 63% of those reporting). The average estimated annual bonus is $22,271 (from information collected on 43% of those reporting).

Graduate School Destinations

A total of 14 B.S. in Commerce students (4% of the class) indicated they have enrolled in or are seeking enrollment in graduate degree programs, most of which include accounting and data science.

97% Employment: M.S. in Commerce

As of December 2016, 97% of the M.S. in Commerce Class of 2017 reported being employed or pursuing further graduate studies. The average annual base salary is $65,225; the median annual base salary is $65,000.

95% Employment: M.S. in Accounting

As of Aug. 21, 95% of the M.S. in Accounting Class of 2017 reported being employed. The average base salary is $59,576; the median annual base salary is $58,500.