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

Global MBA Rankings 2011

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Rankings at a glance
Current rank51
Rank in 201057
Rank in 200956
3 year average rank55
CountryU.S.A.
Audit year[1]2009
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)1,160114,567
Weighted salary (US$)1,108115,194
Salary percentage increase2105
Value for money rank75
Career progress rank25
Aims achieved rank24
Placement success rank31
Employed at three months (%)>1083[2]
Alumni recommend rank52
Diversity
Women faculty (%)112
Women students (%)225
Women board (%)210
International faculty (%)314
International students (%)823
International board (%)03
International mobility rank84
International experience rank79
Languages0
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)0100
FT doctoral rank76
FT research rank31

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

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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 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.

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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)