Earn more with your MBA.
Starting salaries for MBA graduates hit a record high in 2019, even when adjusted for inflation.1 And job growth for MBA grads remains strong, with careers in finance and healthcare administration growing at some of the fastest rates.
At Scranton, you’ll study in an elite MBA program and join the Kania School of Management—one of an elite group of business schools in the U.S. to have achieved Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business (AACSB) accreditation.
You can choose the general MBA track or one of eight MBA specializations to tailor your degree to your personal career goals.
As an executive leader, you could guide your organization to success by setting operational goals and executing the informed strategies needed to achieve them. You could set the tone for your thriving organization, whether it’s a start-up or a multinational corporation.2
As a financial manager, you would deliver the critical financial reporting needed to evaluate your organization’s health and inform your strategy and investment. You could work in a variety of industries including the corporate world, banking, and the insurance industry.3
These are just a few of the many roles available to MBA graduates:
- Director of marketing
- Director of human resources
- Hospital director
- SAP business analyst
- Business development director
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Audit manager
- Director of operations
- Management consultant
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Program Outcomes: Advanced Business Foundations
The core courses of Scranton’s MBA curriculum will prepare you to:
- Employ advanced techniques to lead a successful team or organization
- Improve processes and identify ineffective practices resulting from poorly integrated processes
- Use appropriate technologies to gather and analyze data to inform a systematic approach to decision-making and solving business problems
- Analyze the impact of global business issues on management situations, and relate current global events to emerging business opportunities
- Evaluate decisions within an ethical framework and critique decisions on the basis of social responsibility and environmental sustainability
Scranton Career Support
Whether you’re just starting out or advancing in your field, the Gerard R. Roche Center for Career Development is here to support you.
Both before and after you graduate, our experienced advisors can help you build your career and find opportunities that suit your unique skills and talents.
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- Graduate Management Admission Council (2019 May). Business School Hiring Report: Corporate Recruiters Survey 2019. Retrieved November 21, 2019, from https://www.gmac.com/-/media/files/gmac/research/employment-outlook/business-school-hiring-report_corporate-recruiters-survey-2019_may-2019.pdf.
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (2019 September 4). Top Executives. Occupational Outlook Handbook. Retrieved November 21, 2019, from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/top-executives.htm.
- U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (2019 September 4). Financial Managers. Occupational Outlook Handbook. Retrieved November 21, 2019, from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/financial-managers.htm.