Career Placement

MS&E full-time job placement

85       started the program in Fall 2016
2        did NOT seek employment
1        for whom no information is available
83       sought employment
82        for whom employment status is known
78       accepted an offer
95%      placement rate as of March 2018 and is expected to climb to 100% within 3 months of graduation

Companies that made a full-time offer to one or more MS&E student who started in 2016 and graduated in October 2017 or February 2018


Firms include Applied Predictive Technologies, Bain & Co, BCG, BCG-Gamma, CapGemini, Deloitte, EXL Service, McKinsey & Co, Monitor Deloitte China, Oliver Wyman, Simon-Kucher & Partners
Titles include Analytics Fellow-Risk Advanced Analytics, Business Consultant, Data Scientist, Associate Generalist, Analytics Consultant II, Associate Strategy, Business Analyst Risk, Management Consultant Banking


Firms include Alibaba, Amadeus, Amazon, C3 IoT, Care/of, Comcast, Criteo, DemystData, FarmWise, Kensho, Lyft, McAfee, Microsoft, NetEast, Rent the Runway, Sciam, Shopee, Skillshare
Titles include Analyst-Logistics, AI Associate, Data Analyst, Data Analyst-Supply Chain, Data Scientist, Machine Learning Engineer, Pricing Analyst, Program Manager, Project Analyst, Senior Product Manager, Software Engineer/Machine Learning, Senior Engineer, Strategic Analytics, Technical Business Analyst-Departure Control Systems

Financial Services

Firms include AIG, Banco De Mexico, Barclays, BlackRock, Bloomberg, BNP Paribas, BNP Paribas Development, China International Capital Corporation, EY, Goldman Sachs, Invesco, Jordan Edmiston Group, MPOWER Financing, Perella Weinberg Partners, Societe Generale
Titles include Analyst/Financial Modelling Group-Risk, Transaction Advisory, Data Innovative Lab Associate, Data Science Associate, Fixed Income Analyst, Global Data Analyst, IBD Analyst, Jr. Software Engineer, Quantitative Analytics Associate., Scientist Business Process Modelling and Simulation, Venture Fund Intern   

Supply Chain/Logistics

Firms include Amazon, Bed Bath & Beyond, Estee Lauder, Louis Vuitton, Sears Holding Company
Titles include Associate Digital Engagement & Analytics, Business Analyst, Business Intelligence Engineer, Distribution Planning Manager, Price Analyst, Product Manager


Firms include International Enterprise Singapore, Republic of Singapore Air Force, Republic of Singapore Navy, Singapore Armed Forces, Singapore Economic Development Board
Titles include Army Officer, Manager, Senior Officer, UAV Pilot

Oil & Energy

Firms include Aramco, Colbun S.A.
Titles include Assistant Director, Project Management Analyst


Firms include City University of Hong Kong, Georgia Tech, Pearson Education
Titles include PhD Student, Demand Planner

Industry placement

27% Technology/Internet/Start-ups
25% Professional Services/Consulting
22% Financial Services
8% Supply Chain
7% Government 
4% Education & Research
4% Other
3% Oil & Energy

Job locations

62% secured placement in the US: 63% in the Greater New York City Area, and 37% in areas that include Atlanta, Boston, California, Cambridge, Chicago, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Seattle, San Francisco, Texas, and Washington DC
25% secured placement in Asia
9% secured placement in Asia
3% secured placement in Latin America
1% secured placement in the Middle East

Summer internship statistics

100% of students who sought a summer internship secured one
92% of students sought summer internships in 2017
79% of internships were in the United States

Companies that hired one or more MS&E student for a summer internship in 2017


Firms include Bain & Co, McKinsey & Co, RM Associates, Simon Kucher & Partners
Titles include Summer Analytics Fellow Risk-Practice, Summer Consultant Intern    

Financial Services

Firms include AIG, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Bankrate, Barclays, BlackRock, BNP Paribas, BTQ Financial, China International Capital Corporation, CME Group, Credit Agricole, Goldman Sachs, Invesco, JPMorgan Chase & Co, KPMG, LMG Capital, MPOWER Financing, PeerIQ, Societe Generale, Sustainable Insight Capital Management, Suvretta Capital Management, Zenity Holdings
Titles include Research Scientist, Internal Audit Intern, Editorial Intern Points & Miles, Summer Analyst/Associate, Business Analyst, Energy Research and Product Development Intern, Investment Banking intern, Associate/Technology intern, Technical Product Manager Intern, Quantitative Researcher, Software Engineer, Data Scientist, Machine Learning Quantitative Analyst, Investment Support Intern


Firms include Air Liquide Advanced Materials, Boeing, General Motors, Magna International, Navios Group, JetBlue  
Titles include Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Engineering intern, Supply-Chain intern, Analyst Purchasing, Treasury intern


Firms include 010Data, ADAY, Alibaba, Amazon, Autodesk, Celonis, Clarifai, Grapeshot, HelloFresh, IBM, Lucid Software, Rent the Runway, Rohde & Schwarz, Thasos Group, Trip Advisor, Try the World, ViSenze, TagtoShop 
Titles include Data Analyst, Acquisition & Growth Intern, Data Scientist, Research Scientist, Business Intelligence Engineer, Business Consultant, Solutions Engineer, Data Analytics, Summer Associate Finance, Associate/Product Manager, Data Analyst Product Analytics, Business Process Intern, Consulting Intern, Co-Founder

Education Research

Firms include Columbia Business School, Columbia Water Center, Rocky Mountain Institute
Titles include Research Assistant, Data Science Intern, Energy Intern, Graduate Assistant Research

Health Care

Firms include CipherHealth 
Titles include Data Analyst

Oil & Energy

Firms include Eastern Generation
Titles include Operational Finance-Business Analyst Intern

Renewables & Environment

Firms include Locus Energy, Vermont Energy Investment Corp
Titles include Data Analytics Intern, Data Scientist

Supply Chain/Logistics

Firms include Louis Vuitton, Staples
Titles include Data Analyst Supply-Chain

Student-reported salaries for US-based employment

Average base   $94,521
Median base          $90,000
Base salary range       $63,000 – $130,000
Average bonus $13,830

Placement Statistics from years past:

2016 Placement Statistics
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