Recruiting Around the World

Where do Darden graduates go?

Darden students pursue internships and full-time jobs around the United States and abroad, and our alumni network spans the globe in 90 countries. The table below includes geographic information from the Class of 2013:

Region Percentage
U.S. - Northeast 30.5%
U.S. - Mid-Atlantic 19.1%
U.S. - South 13.3%
U.S. - West 11.7%
U.S. - Midwest 10.9%
U.S. - Southwest 6.3%
Asia 2%
No Information Reported 3.1%
South America .4%
Europe - Free Trade Zone 0.4%
Canada 0.4%
Africa 0.4%
Central America/Caribbean 0.8%

View the list of companies that have recently hired Darden students.

Recruiters Seek Darden MBAs

Over 100 companies travel to Charlottesville, Virginia each year to recruit Darden students. Each company posts opportunities prior to their visit, and Darden students can apply and potentially interview for positions around the U.S. and abroad while the companies are on-Grounds.

In addition to the companies that travel to Charlottesville, hundreds more post opportunities online for Darden MBAs. In total, approximately 700 job postings are posted each year.

Learn about the variety of career search resources for students.

Job Treks

Students who are interested in pursuing careers in niche industries and/or at companies that do not typically have recruiting relationships with business schools can also participate in a job trek. Jobs treks are career-focused trips organized by groups of students interested in working in specific locations around the world. Job treks typically include a series of company visits as well as a networking/social gathering of local alumni.

Approximately 15 20 job treks take place each year in locations such as New York, Seattle, San Francisco, Chicago, Hong Kong, Shanghai and more (locations are chosen based on student interest and vary from year to year).

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