Earning your MBA can elevate your career and prepare you for leadership and senior management roles in organizations that rely on purpose-driven leadership backed by strategic, data-driven decision-making. Per the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), the median starting salary for MBA graduates working at U.S. companies reached an all-time high in 2019.³
According to a global survey by the GMAC:
- 2 out of 3 MBA graduates say they earned more promotions than their peers without an MBA.4
- 87% of graduate business school alumni gained skills that advanced their career.5
A Good Time to Be in Management
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for management occupations is the highest wage of all the major occupational groups.6
Employment of management occupations is projected to grow faster than the average for all occupations through most of this decade, which will result in about 706,900 new jobs.