University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Placement 2021 ,Minneapolis,USA

  • Minneapolis,USA
Anumika Bahukhandi

The University of Minnesota Twin Cities has over 485,000 alumni, who have yielded excellent academic and career outcomes, adding fame to the university’s name. With 63% of those residing in Minnesota, holding graduate, doctoral or master’s degrees, the university also has many Nobel Prize recipients, including renowned journalists, former U.S vice presidents, athletes and more, as its ex-students. More than 1000s of employment opportunities are available on or near the university campus, making it convenient for the students to commute. Also, the U of M has above 75% of its students working while pursuing studies.

The article covers the employment data for the 2021 batch of both the university’s science & engineering and management (MBA) courses.

U of M Placement Highlights 2021

Lowest Average Salary by Function for MBA graduates

Marketing

Highest Average Salary by Function for MBA graduates

Consulting

Mean Signing Bonus of MBA graduates

$25,763

Overall Starting Salary of CSE graduates

$72,300

Location with the Highest Job Placement for CSE graduates

Minnesota

Top CSE Employers

Seagate, Ulteig, Xcel Energy, Houston Engineering, Deloitte, Target Corp., Cognizant Technology Solutions, Tesla, Micron Technology, Polaris Industries

U of M CSE Class Profile 2021

The total number of students pursuing an engineering degree from the College of Science & Engineering was 8,209, out of which 2,582 students were pursuing a graduate degree, 5,602 were undergraduate students and 25 were non-degree students. More details of the 2021 science & engineering batch can be found below:

  • The total number of full-time students was 7,494, and part-timers were 715 in number.
  • The total number of male students was 71.2%, whereas females were 28.5%. Genders of 0.4% of students were unknown.
  • Location of origin: Foreign (1,755), Greater MN (890), North Dakota (52), South Dakota (66), Other US (1,317), TC Metro (3,479), Wisconsin (650).
  • Race: White (55.3%), Unknown (2.3%), International (20.4%), Hispanic (3.5%), Hawaiian (0.2%), Black (3.1%), Asian (14.4%), American Indian (0.9%).

U of M CSE Top Employers 2021

Boeing

Collins Aerospace

Honeywell

Northrop Grumman

Abbott

Boston Scientific

Medtronic

Smiths Medical

3M

Cargill

Kellogg’s

Renewable Energy Group

Ecolab

General Mills

ExxonMobil

H.B Fuller

Hawkins

Sherwin Williams

Alliant Engineering, Inc.

Cray, Inc.

Wells Fargo

IBM

Unisys

Amazon

Epic Systems Corp.

Microsoft Corp.

UnitedHealth Group/Optum

Barr Engineering

WSP

National Park Service

U of M CSE Placement Stats 2021

The graduates passing out from the College of Science & Engineering mostly find employment across all parts of the globe. The majority (73%) of the students in 2021 found a job in Minnesota, followed by North Midwest (excluding Minnesota) and Northwest. Southeast witnessed the least amount of CSE graduates getting hired.

The pie chart displayed below features the employment percentage of CSE graduates on the basis of different locations.

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U of M CSE Average Salary 2021

This section discusses the top starting (high) and average salary data of the undergraduates from CSE who graduated between August 2020 and May 2021. As per records, the overall average starting salary of the graduates was $72,300.

At present, jobs related to science and engineering have been the most in-demand, yielding lucrative salaries for graduates.

The major which yielded the highest starting salary for its graduates was Mathematics, with the amount standing at $200,000 per annum. This was followed by Computer Science and Computer Engineering majors, with the salary amount being $170,000 and $125,000. The major which yielded the lowest starting (high) salary for the graduates was Industrial and Systems Engineering, with the amount standing at $87,000 per annum.

Top Starting (High) Salary by Major

Top Average Salary by Major

Mathematics: $200,000

Computer Science: $83,600

Computer Science: $170,000

Computer Engineering: $82,000

Computer Engineering: $125,000

Mathematics: $80,100

Chemical Engineering: $120,000

Electrical Engineering: $74,600

Chemistry: $120,000

Chemical Engineering: $70,200

Electrical Engineering: $115,000

Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics: $68,400

Biomedical Engineering: $93,000

Industrial and Systems Engineering: $67,700

Mechanical Engineering: $89,800

Materials Science and Engineering: $67,600

Materials Science & Engineering: $87,400

 

Industrial and Systems Engineering: $87,000

 

U of M CSE Internships 2021

Internships or training is a mandatory and significant component of every academic tenure as it helps students get acquainted with future professional challenges and become industry-ready. Students opting for an internship in the science and engineering department are mostly paid. One can choose internships in government agencies, private companies, and non-profit organisations. These internships are usually organised during the summers.

Stipend or internship salaries can differ on the basis of the company size, location, domain, experience, etc.

The following average internship wage (hourly) was obtained by the 2021 CSE batch:

  • All majors: $20.89
  • Computer science: $24.24
  • Engineering: $19.91
  • Physical sciences and mathematics: $19.87

U of M Full-Time MBA Class Profile 2022

Carlson School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked sixth in the United States by Economist and 28th by U.S News & World Report among the Best Business Schools 2022. A total of 71 students were pursuing full-time MBA.

  • A total of 12% of students pursuing a full-time MBA course are from abroad and 15% of the students are of colour.
  • 69% of the students pursuing a full-time MBA course are males and 31% are females.
  • The median GMAT score is 670.
  • The average age at matriculation was 29.
  • The average full-time work experience recorded was 5.8 years.

U of M MBA Full-Time Top Employers

MBA graduates from the university have been absorbed by renowned brilliant agencies and employers from all across the world. Some of the top companies and organisations which hired students with an MBA degree from Carlson School of Management, U of M, are Amazon, Fedex Services, Procter & Gamble, The Boston Consulting Group, General Mills, Cargill, Johnson & Johnson, Samsung, Kipsu, Land O’Lakes, Cigna, McKinsey & Company, Medtronic, Taco John’s, Deloitte, Domino’s Pizza, University of Minnesota, Optum, Whirlpool, Resideo, Edwards Lifesciences, etc.

U of M MBA Full-Time Average Salary 2021

Within three months of obtaining their MBA degrees, 93% of the 2021 graduates accepted employment offers. The mean signing bonus of the graduates with U.S work authorisation, who accepted the offer, was $25,763.

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Sources of jobs accepted

  • Graduate initiated job search activities: 24%
  • School-facilitated recruiting activities: 76%
  • Accepted offers came from summer internships: 53%

U of M Full-Time MBA Internships 2021

All the students pursuing an MBA course from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities accepted the internship offers. The hourly mean rate of the stipend offered to students was recorded at $45.05. Those with a U.S work authorisation had an hourly mean rate of $45.92 and those without it had $35.08 as the hourly mean rate.

Average Wage by Function

Average Wage by Industry

Consulting: $58.00

Consulting: $69.13

General Management: $49.71

Technology: $49.53

Marketing: $40.36

Healthcare: $44.56

Finance: $39.47

Consumer Packaged Goods: $44.17

Other Job functions (incl. Business Analytics & Sustainability: $38.60

Manufacturing: $43.86

 

Other Industries (incl. govt, real estate, & retail): $33.88

U of M Campus Placement Support

The University of Minnesota has collaborated with various partner employers at regional, national, and international levels and hosts information sessions, networking events, mock interview sessions, and alumni panels frequently for the benefit of its students and alumni. Students can visit its Handshake platform through the university's official website and explore a plethora of job offers, internships, co-ops, and other career-related facilities which are updated on a regular basis. One can dig out information about different majors available and if they lead to their choice of career and also reach out to the university alumni and take suggestions regarding the professional world’s requirements, challenges, and much more.

Career Centre Staff: You can book a 30-minute appointment with career staff, that would take place either in-person, virtually, or through a phone call. Apart from this, drop-in meetings will also be organised by the career centre, which would need no appointment every day.

Peer Advisor: Submit your resume or cover letter to a peer advisor and get suggestions and recommendations regarding the same. You may receive audio or video feedback. The advisor will take just three days to analyse your document and will send a customised review.

University of Minnesota Twin Cities PLP 2021 FAQs

Q. How much time did it take the U of M graduates to obtain a job placement after graduation?

A. Over 91% of the College of Science & Engineering (CSE) pass-outs either obtained employment in their choice of domain or opted to study further within six months of passing out. As far as MBA graduates are concerned, 95% of the full-time MBA students got offers within three months post-graduation.

Q. Which major yielded the highest average salary by major for the CSE graduates during placement?

A. The major which yielded the highest average salary for the College of Science and Engineering graduates was Computer Science, with the average amount being $83,600. This was followed by Computer Engineering and Mathematics, at $82,000 and $80,100 respectively. The major which yielded the least amount of average salary was Materials Science and Engineering, at $67,600.

Q. Which are some of the best companies which offered placement to full-time MBA graduates from U of M?

A. The Boston Consulting Group, General Mills, Cargill, Johnson & Johnson, Samsung, Kipsu, Land O’Lakes, Cigna, McKinsey & Company, Medtronic, Taco John’s, Deloitte, Domino’s Pizza, University of Minnesota, Optum, Whirlpool, Resideo, Edwards Lifesciences, etc.

Q. How has the internship placement of U of M full-time MBA graduates been?

A. 100% of the students who had pursued an MBA course from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities accepted the internship offers. The hourly mean rate of the stipend offered to students was recorded at $45.05. Those with a U.S work authorisation had an hourly mean rate of $45.92 and those without it had $35.08 as the hourly mean rate.

Q. Is there any support for U of M students for searching jobs and internship opportunities with ease?

A. Students can visit the university’s online Handshake platform and explore a plethora of job offers, internships, co-ops, and other career-related facilities. One can discover information about different majors available and if they lead to their choice of career and also reach out to the university alumni and take suggestions.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455

Minneapolis ( Minnesota)

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