Recruiting

Why Recruit Our Students?

Haslam Undergraduates: Integrity & Character

The Haslam College of Business fosters a culture based on the ethics of hard work, integrity and character. Expect to encounter well-rounded team players whose professional mindsets and behaviors set them apart from the competition.

Haslam students are equipped with the skills to handle serious workplace challenges through business fundamentals like statistics and management. Whether you’re looking for an intern, an entry-level employee or a specialist with graduate education, the Haslam College of Business is an ideal place to start your search.

MBA and Specialty Masters Students: Honed Professionalism

The Haslam College of Business maintains a competitive process for selecting MBA candidates. Those chosen receive a rigorous education that sets them apart from their peers and equips them with tools to positively impact your bottom line.

Our graduates are professionally mature, with an average of 4.3 years of work experience. They are immersed in an atmosphere that encourages analytical, adaptable and global thinking. All first-year Haslam MBA students are placed in summer internships, where they are expected to demonstrate focused work ethic. They learn, transform and lead through applied learning experiences, world-class faculty and a collaborative environment.

Graduate Salary Data, Class of 2014

MBA Full-time Career Positions Class of 2015
MBA Starting Mean Salary $81, 524
MBA Starting Median Salary $76, 500
MBA Starting High Salary $135, 000

 

Job Function % of Placed Graduates Mean Median High
Consulting 12% $93,000.00 $65,000.00 $135,000.00
Finance/Accounting 12% $63,500.00 $65,000.00 $75,000.00
General Management 4% * * *
Marketing/Sales 12% $65,200.00 $60,000.00 $100,000.00
Operations/Logistics - Supply Chain Management 39% $88,350.00 $87,500.00 $135,000.00
Operations/Logistics - Business Analytics 20% $77,667.00 $76,500.00 $98,000.00
Other (Engineering, Legal) 1% * * *

 

Who hires Haslam graduates?

Haslam College of Business graduates work in sectors ranging from industry to health care, media, government, military, technology and beyond. They are located throughout the United States and abroad. Here are just some of the employers who have hired our graduates:

Ascension
Amazon
Brunswick
Careworks
Caterpillar
Clayton Bank
Covenant Health
Cummins
Dell
Deloitte
DENSO
Eastman Chemical
Ed Financial
Ernst & Young
ExxonMobil
Jewelry Television
John Deere
Kimberly Clark
Kraft Foods
Liberty Mutual

MasterCraft
Nissan
Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
Panasonic
Pershing Yoakley & Associates
Pfizer
Pictsweet
Pilot Flying J
PolyOne
PwC
Regal Cinemas
Ruby Tuesday
Scripps Networks
The Department of Energy
The Knoxville Zoo
The University of Tennessee Medical Center
UPS
USI Consulting
Walmart
Wakefield Corporation