Undergraduate Placement

Note: These Numbers are based on the Class of 2017 at 6 months after graduation
BSBA Class of 2017 Placement Status
Status Percentage of Graduates
Employed 91%
Seeking 9%
Students Completing an Internship 59.7%
Students Studying Abroad 23%
Full-Time Job Starting Salary Information
Mean Starting Salary $45,170
Median Starting Salary $45,000
High Starting Salary $125,000
Placement by Region
Region Percentage of Graduates
Tennessee 46%
Other Southeast 38%
Midwest/North 4%
Mid-Atlantic 3%
Northeast 2%
Southwest/West 6%
International 1%

Top Employers

PepsiCo/Frito-Lay, Inc.
International Paper
J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc.
21st Mortgage Corp.
Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
Insight Global
Georgia Pacific
Pilot Flying J
DHL Supply Chain
Tractor Supply Co.
Clayton Homes
Eastman Chemical Company
Kimberly-Clark Corporation
Manhattan Associates
Ernst & Young

UBS Financial Services Inc.
University of Tennessee
Nolan Transportation Group
Norfolk Southern Corporation
Dixon Hughes Goodman, LLP
Tennessee Valley Authority
Pershing Yoakley & Associates
Exel Logisitics
C.H. Robinson
DENSO Manufacturing
Caterpillar Financial
Avery Dennison

Graduate Employment Outcome

Graduate Employment Outcome
Full-Time Master of Business Administration 64
Master of Accountancy 95
Master of Science in Business Analytics 33
Master of Science in Human Resource Management 17
Aerospace and Defense Master of Business Administration 38
Physician Executive Master of Business Administration 37
Professional Master of Business Administration 45
EMBA Executive Tracks 35
Employment Outcome Statistics


Placement Statistics Average Salary
Master of Accountancy 97.89% $53,000
Master of Business Administration-Full Time 82% $79,893
Master of Science Business Analytics 100% $80,200
Master of Science Human Resources 85% $59,500