Brandeis International Business School

Career Paths and Job Search Support in International Economics and Finance

Graduates of our MA program leave with a career advantage beyond that of a bachelor's degree. 

Completing a master's degree in both international economics and finance makes graduates more valuable in the job market and equips them to  tackle leading issues and companies around the world.

“Brandeis IBS graduates come to the table with such a solid skill set. They jump in and contribute from day one.”

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of-first year MA candidates obtained an internship; 49% of them were in the United States.


Average reported salary, with salaries ranging up to $110,000 based on industry and experience.


of reported job seekers secured employment within six months of graduation.


of graduates who secured a job found employment in the United States.

Employers Hiring Our Graduates


Tim Neunzig, MA '10
Tim Neunzig


Nisha Sheth, MA '00

Country Garden

Gaohan Zhang, MA '14
Gaohan Zhang

African Development Bank

Edward K. Gondwe, MA '06
Edward K. Gondwe

Credit Suisse

Ebenezer Amoh, MA '13
Ebenezer Amoh

State Street

Ewa Nucinska, MA '11
Ewa Nucinska

Novo Nordisk

Sigridur Hardardottir, MA '10
Sigridur Hardardottir

JP Morgan

Francesco Lucherelli, MA '10
Francesco Lucherelli

“The career office worked with me to sharpen my resume and make sure I was presenting myself in the best possible way [in interviews]. I owe a lot to that team.”

altEbenezer Amoh, MA '13, Ghana, Associate, Credit Suisse

Industry and Function Breakdown for our 2017 MA Graduates

* Education, Government, Professional Language Services, Consumer Packaged Goods
** Project Management, Risk Management, Real Estate
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MA Career Resources

A central focus of our MA program is career excellence. Our Career Strategies Center supports students in helping them identify, secure and succeed in dynamic global positions in economic and financial organizations.