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Top 3 Jobs For MBA Graduates

An MBA can open several doors for your career – some you may not even expect. Where are some of the most overlooked opportunities for MBAs. Here are the top 3 jobs, according to US News, that offer robust job growth, generous salaries and low unemployment rates.

3.) Financial Manager

Financial managers oversee a company’s finances, produce financial reports, profit projections, and ensure that their employer complies with regulations and laws, according to US News. Stats from the U.S. Bureau of Labor project that employment of financial managers is projected to grow 7% from 2014 to 2024.

2.) Medical and Health Services Manager

MBA graduates looking to have an impact in healthcare should look into a medical and health services management role. Medical and health services managers are responsible for ensuring that health care organizations are “operating efficiently and adhering to changes in health laws and regulations.” As the health care industry continues to evolve, the need for advanced management grows. U.S. Bureau of Labor projects the job growth for medical and health services managers to grow by a 17% from 2014 to 2024—much faster than average.

1.) Accountants

Accountants are numbers-oriented individuals who have a strong understanding of compliance issues and business strategy. Some key responsibilities of accountants include verifying the accuracy of financial records, ensuring taxes are paid properly and on time, and assessing financial operations to help organizations run efficiently. One important note to highlight is that accountants can often use their role as a steppingstone to higher positions. U.S. Bureau of Labor projects the job growth for accountants and auditors to grow 11% from 2014 to 2024.

Sources: US News, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Bureau of Labor Statistics

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