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Vanderbilt University: Owen
Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management
401 21st Avenue South
Nashville, TN 37203
USA

Global MBA Ranking 2013

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 201353
Rank in 201261
Rank in 2011051
3 year average rank155
CountryUS
Audit year[1]2009
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)5,519119,881
Weighted salary (US$)4,913119,178
Salary percentage increase398
Value for money rank1290
Career progress rank2343
Aims achieved rank639
Placement success rank435
Employed at three months (%)487 (98)
Alumni recommend rank55
Diversity
Female faculty (%)10
Female students (%)35
Female board (%)6
International faculty (%)326
International students (%)323
International board (%)03
International mobility rank094
International course experience rank91
Languages00
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)0100
FT doctoral rank280
FT research rank37

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Vanderbilt University: Owen Graduate School of Management
401 21st Avenue South
Nashville,
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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 2013 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 November and December 2012. The audit date published denotes the survey for which the specified audit precedures were conducted.

Alumni profile

Please note that these statistics are based on the data supplied by those alumni who responded to the survey. Class of 2009.

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)