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University of Pennsylvania: Wharton
The Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania
420 Jon M. Huntsman Hall
3720 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA US 19104
USA

Global MBA Rankings 2011

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank1
Rank in 20102
Rank in 20091
3 year average rank1
CountryU.S.A.
Audit year[1]2008
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)11,592175,153
Weighted salary (US$)10,703171,551
Salary percentage increase12123
Value for money rank89
Career progress rank33
Aims achieved rank32
Placement success rank11
Employed at three months (%)>984[2]
Alumni recommend rank2
Diversity
Women faculty (%)119
Women students (%)040
Women on board (%)08
International faculty (%)137
International students (%)434
International board (%)966
International mobility rank43
International experience rank33
Languages>0[3]
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)0100
FT doctoral rank2
FT research rank2
Weighted salary (US$) chart
Footnotes

1. KPMG reported on the results of obtaining evidence and applying specified audit procedures relating to selected survey data provided for the Financial Times 2011 MBA ranking for selected business schools. Enquiries about the assurance process can be made by contacting Michelle Podhy of KPMG at mpodhy@kpmg.ca. The specified audit procedures were carried out between October and November 2010. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

2. (96)

3. School runs additional courses for MBA students for which additional language skills are required. These figures are included in the calculations for the ranking but are not represented on the table to avoid confusion.

Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2007.

Strengths and weaknesses

Alumni ratings for different aspects of the programme (average), where 1 = poor and 10 = excellent

International Mobility

Alumni who moved countries following their programme (per cent)

Company internships

Alumni who completed a company internship and received a job offer from the host company (per cent)

Importance of aims when taking an MBA

Alumni importance ratings for different programme aims (average), 1 = not important, 10 = very important

Aims achieved by taking the MBA

Achievement of programme aims (per cent)

Current job title

Alumni job titles three years after graduation (per cent)

Current company size (employees)

Size of company of employment three years after graduation (per cent)

Current sector

Sector of employment three years after graduation (per cent)