Career Paths

The following are a sample of potential career paths for MBA graduates, coupled with the appropriate work experience:

Finance

  • Commercial banking
  • Corporate finance
  • Corporate/industry finance
  • Financial consulting
  • Financial economics/finance PhD preparation
  • Investment management/research
  • Private equity/merchant banking
  • Private wealth management
  • Proprietary trading
  • Risk management
  • Venture capital

Healthcare Management

  • Biotech
  • Healthcare consulting
  • Healthcare service providers such as hospitals, surgery centers, clinics, long-term care facilities, etc.
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Specialty services/products (disease management and IT)
  • Venture capital and market research providers

High Technology Management

  • Hardware/software management
  • Telecom management – broadband, networking, wireless and optical
  • E-Commerce – B2C, B2B, C2C
  • Services – ISPs, ASPs, infrastructure providers
  • Product management
  • Business development

Innovation Entrepreneurship

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Private equity financing: venture capital and leveraged buyouts
  • Consulting
  • Firm Management
  • Social entrepreneurship

International Management

  • Regional sales and marketing
  • International marketing management
  • Advertising
  • Consulting

Marketing

  • Advertising management
  • Direct response marketing
  • Entertainment or sports marketing
  • Media buying/sales
  • Market research
  • Promotion management

Supply Chain Management

  • Product and supply chain management
  • Purchasing
  • Logistics and operations management
  • Operations analysis

General Management

  • Please see other specializations for career path ideas