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

Global MBA Rankings 2012

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Rankings at a glance
Rank in 201261
Rank in 201151
Rank in 201057
3 year average rank156
CountryUS
Audit year[1]2009
Alumni career progress
Salary today (US$)205114,362
Weighted salary (US$)929114,265
Salary percentage increase4101
Value for money rank78
Career progress rank20
Aims achieved rank33
Placement success rank39
Employed at three months (%)083 (92)
Alumni recommend rank52
Diversity
Women faculty (%)113
Women students (%)1136
Women board (%)010
International faculty (%)923
International students (%)320
International board (%)03
International mobility rank94
International experience rank82
Languages0
Idea generation
Faculty with doctorates (%)0100
FT doctoral rank278
FT research rank38

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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 2012 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 2011. 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 2008.

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)