Positions Filled by MSTM Graduates (2016-2019)

  • Business Analyst
  • Business Development Consultant
  • Consultant
  • Data Analyst
  • Data Visualization Analyst
  • Energy Market Analyst
  • IT Security and Compliance Analyst
  • Marketing Analyst
  • Operations Optimization Analyst
  • Product Management Consultant
  • Product Manager
  • Risk Consultant
  • Solutions Consultant
  • Strategy Consultant
  • Supply Chain Engineer
  • Technical Consultant

Employers Hiring MSTM Graduates (2016-2019)

  • Accenture
  • Amazon
  • Citrix
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Google
  • Infosys
  • KPMG
  • Microsoft
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
  • Tango Analytics
  • TekLink
  • Thyssenkrupp
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Wolfram Research

Top Destinations for Recent MSTM Graduates (2016-2019)

By United States Cities:

  1. Chicago
  2. Champaign-Urbana
  3. New York City
  4. San Francisco
  5. Dallas
  6. Los Angeles
  7. Fort Lauderdale
  8. Fairfax

By Country:

  1. United States
  2. China
  3. South Korea
  4. Canada
  5. Colombia
  6. United Arab Emirates
  7. Indonesia
  8. Taiwan

Meet MSTM Alumni

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On-Campus Recruiting Opportunities

The reputation of our College and our graduates brings hundreds of recruiters from the world’s top companies to campus each semester. The Gies Business Career Services team sponsors recruiting fairs each fall and spring semester, which provide opportunities for students to interview with companies for full-time and internship positions.

In addition, you have additional opportunities to participate in recruiting fairs across campus, including two in The Grainger College of Engineering; one in the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences; one in the Research Park; and two all-campus recruiting fairs. As a Gies student, you can take advantage of a full array of resources and the experience of our Gies Business Career Services professionals to prepare you for these recruiting opportunities.

Technology Management Career Outlook

Management analyst jobs are projected to grow by 14% from 2018 to 2028, which is much faster than the average. Additionally, 37% of Fortune Global 100 companies and 33% of Fortune Global 500 companies plan to hire graduates of information technology degrees (GMAC's Business School Hiring Report: Corporate Recruiters Survey 2019). Through the MSTM program, you'll develop the skills to prepare you for a future in supply chain, marketing, consulting, or data analytics.

  • 2019 median pay: $85,260
  • Number of jobs in 2018: 876,300
  • Top industries: professional, scientific, and technical services, government, finance and insurance, and management.

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Management Analysts, https://www.bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/management-analysts.htm (visited June 11, 2020)

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