Focused, career choices with immediate real-world outcomes.
Utica College's online MBA is a modern competitive program that has been carefully constructed to exceed the demands of a globally changing market. Tailored to prepare you for a variety of career options and maximize your success after graduation, Utica's online MBA with blended learning options offers several in-demand areas of specialization: five advising specializations developed by Utica College and a general specialization which allows you to tailor your program to your career.
This online MBA can open the door to countless career choices, and you will graduate with the real-world business skills hiring managers are looking for in prospective employees. But what can you expect to earn with an MBA? According to a recent PayScale study, the average salary for MBA holders in America is between $51,806 and $122,199. The average salary for MBA holders in New York City is slightly higher than the national average, with a pay range between $58,872 and $137,487.
As salaries for MBA graduates continue to rise, so too will the competition among job seekers in the business sector-so make sure you stand out with an MBA degree from a business school that focuses on providing students with highly applicable (and highly desirable) professional skills and competencies.
When the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) asked employers about their hiring plans moving forward, the outlook for MBA graduates was overwhelmingly positive, making them some of the most sought-after candidates among business school graduates.*
- :: 72 percent expect to hire MBA graduates at higher-level positions, a continuous upward trend from previous years.*
- :: Conversely, hiring for bachelor's candidates has slowed to 78 percent, down from 82 percent in 2013.*
Improvements in career prospects for MBA graduates were reported in the U.S. and Asia-Pacific across industries, including double-digit increases in technology, nonprofit, government and energy.* Careers for MBA graduates include:
- :: Chief Financial Officer
- :: Finance Director
- :: Operations Director
- :: Business Development Executive
- :: Sales Director
- :: Investment Fund Management
- :: High-End Management Consultant
Give your career options a boost and create real-world success with a blended, on-campus or online MBA from Utica College. Request more information or call us at (315) 732-2640 or toll free at (866) 295-3106.
* Source: GMAC 2014 Year-End Poll of Employers, Summary Report