Student Outcomes

Who are Graziadio School online MBA graduates?

Did you know that the Pepperdine University alumni network consists of more than 30 alumni groups worldwide? The Pepperdine Graziadio Business School MBA program has graduated more than 38,000 students, giving it one of the largest MBA alumni network on the West Coast. Learn more below about the professionals who know us best.

Where do our graduates work?

Our alumni work in nearly every sector and corner of the world. Some of the companies in which our graduates work include:

  • LoanDepot
  • Boeing
  • Merrill Lynch
  • National Weather Service
  • PlanSource
  • Unilever
  • Wyndham Capital Mortgage

  • ULM/SoCal Edison
  • Arconic (Formerly Alcoa Fastening Systems and Rings)
  • Genomic Health
  • Hilti Corporation
  • Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Becton Dickinson

Who are Graziadio School online MBA graduates?

Our online MBA has helped business professionals at every level. Recent graduates are:

17.7%

C-suite professionals, including CEOs, CIOs, CFOs, and COOs


17.7%

Directors


29.4%

Supervisors or managers


23.5%

Analysts


11.8%

Other

At graduation, 100% of our students were employed. Approximately 70% of our students were company-sponsored throughout the program and nearly 30% were self-sponsored.

According to our 2016 Graduate Outcomes Survey, 100% of responding online MBA graduates would recommend our program to others.

How much do our graduates earn?

After earning their online MBA with Pepperdine, our graduates reported salaries from $75,000 to more than $200,000, with nearly 80% earning above $100,000 per year. Salary ranges for responding online MBA graduates:

  • $50,000 to $100,00022
  • $100,000 to $150,00056
  • $150,000 to $200,00011
  • $200,000 or more11

Why did our graduates want an MBA?

There are many reasons to pursue an advanced business education. Some of the reasons why our graduates chose the Pepperdine University online MBA include:

42.1%

Personal satisfaction of earning a degree


31.9%

Looking to enhance their value in their current role


57.9%

Increase in salary


42.1%

To change their career or enter into a new role or field


31.6%

Looking to move into a management or supervisory position (if not currently in a management role)


10.5%

To expand knowledge in the industry


42.1%

To be more competitive in the job marketplace

What’s your next step?

The online Master of Business Administration degree from Pepperdine University can help you lead business on a global scale.

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