By the Numbers: Graduate

Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business MBA/MS 

Immediate Advantage

80.32% of alumni from the SYGCOB who earned their graduate degrees in 2015 indicated that, not only were they currently employed, but also their newly conferred UD degree was a clear professional advantage.

What did they say?

117 alumni shared that while they were pursuing their degrees they earned a promotion.  Another 181 said they expected to advance in their current careers within 12 months due, in part, to the completion of their graduate degree.

Top Employers of Recent Graduates

  • Verizon (#1 employer of graduates from 2015)
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Ericsson
  • AT&T
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Citigroup

Earnings

  • 52.4% of alumni who earned their graduate degrees in 2015 disclosed their salaries, which averaged $82,840.00.

News

Endowment Honors Father, Helps Students Go to Rome

Charles T. Uhl, who worked in UD's IT Department, sent four of his five children to UD and to Rome. When their father passed away, the Uhl children, along with their mother, Nancy, set up a scholarship fund in his name to enable more students to be able to afford Rome each semester.

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Iraqi Couple Will Use UD Education to Enrich, Preserve Culture

They came here so that someday, they can go back with even more to offer. Sana Kandalan, MA '19, and Anmar Oghanna, MBA '19, a wife and husband, both received scholarships to pursue graduate education at UD; they hope to use their degrees and experiences here to better serve their community back home in Erbil.

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Trailblazing Golden Crusaders Pave Path for Future Generations

During their freshman year, a mere nine miles from the UD campus, President John F. Kennedy was shot in Dealey Plaza on Nov. 22, 1963. Kennedy's famous words, "Ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man," were imprinted on the memories of these freshmen, influencing the development of their characters and philanthropic spirits and empowering them to serve with distinction in all types of vocations.

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