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Overview of Career Outlook 

  • Industries with the highest levels of employment are Computer Systems Design and Related Services, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services, Scientific Research and Development Services, and Insurance Carriers. 
  • According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, top paying industries for Data Scientists and Mathematical Science Occupations are Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing,Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities, Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods, Other Schools and Instruction, and Monetary Authorities-Central Bank.

Exciting Statistics

  • Highest employment and Top Paying States** :
State  Employment  Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
California** 9,510 $ 62.05 $ 129,060
Texas 4,310 $ 50.08 $ 104,170
New York** 3,950 $ 59.73 $ 124,240
Illinois 3,290 $ 48.33 $ 100,520
Washington** 2,610 $ 56.88 $ 118,320
North Carolina ** 2,340 $ 56.43 $ 117,370
New Jersey ** 1,770 $ 55.89 $ 116,250


Our Graduates

  • Our graduates are among the most versatile and mobile professionals, transferable among industries and locations
  • Graduates of our programs have been placed in some of the top firms in the country including Microsoft, Citrix, and Office Depot
  • To see the recent job placement of our graduates, visit our  "Where are they now?" page
  • To learn more about our graduates and here their success stories, visit Our Graduates page

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Accreditation & Rankings

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Executive Education Professional Development Programs

No. 1 in Florida and No. 2 in the U.S.

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Best MBA in Sport Management

Top-10 in the world according to SportBusiness

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AACSB Accreditation

Proud member of AACSB, the premier accreditation agency for business schools

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Best Part-Time MBA

Ranked among the best part-time MBA programs

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Best Part-Time MBA

Ranked among the best part-time MBA programs

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Top-50 in Entrepreneurship

Third consecutive ranking from The Princeton Review

Best International Business Undergrad Program

Best International Business

No. 22 undergrad. by U.S. News & World Report

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

No. 44 for best online bachelor's in business

ACTA Oases of Excellence

ACTA Oases of Excellence

Phil Smith, Adams, and Madden Centers named ACTA Oases of Excellence

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