Career

Launch an Exciting and Rewarding Career

In Maryland Smith’s Master of Science in Business and Management (MSBMGT) program, you'll gain the business skills that employers want. The knowledge you’ll gain from your experience at Maryland Smith will prepare you for exciting roles in nearly any professional industry you decide to enter.

Industry Statistics

$65k-95k

Projected annual base starting salary range for new master's in management hires.

$10k-40k

Starting salary difference of new hires with a bachelor's degree vs. a master's in management degree.

FORTUNE 500

Companies most likely to hire master's in management graduates.

Sources: GMAC Corporate Recruiters Survey, 2019

Imagine where a MSBMGT degree can take you:

Consulting

Finance

Marketing Management

Project Management

Strategy and Innovation

Supply Chain Management

Businesses that hire our students include:

Amazon
Deloitte
KPMG
Google
 PWC
Facebook
Walmart
EY

Sharpen Your Professional Skills 

The Office of Career Services (OCS) can help you bridge the gap between being a student and an employed professional. As a Maryland Smith student, you’ll have one-on-one access to a career coach who will give you personalized tips on ways to articulate your strengths when interacting with your future employer.

  • Strategic job search planning
  • Résumé workshops
  • Interview preparation
  • Salary negotiation coaching
  • Individualized and small group coaching
  • Job fairs
  • Networking events

Build Connections with Your Classmates

As a MSBMGT student, you can join a Smith Master’s Student Association club that allows you to interact with other motivated master’s students within the school.

Master Service Learning Club

Serve the community by working closely with non-profit organizations to help them carry out events and other initiatives.

Smith Peers

Connect with first- and second-year master's degree students and participate in networking events such as alumni meet-and-greets, mentorship meetups and career panels.

MS Professional Communication Club

Practice how to prepare and deliver speeches, perform well in a case competition, and engage in impromptu talks and conversations.

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