University of Virginia (Darden)

University of Virginia (Darden)

Median cash compensation for Darden graduates
Less than two years' experience: $105,000
10 years' experience: $138,000
20 years' experience: $181,000
Career total: $2,908,136

Notable alumni:
George David, former chairman, president, and CEO, United Technologies
Steve Reinemund, former chairman and CEO, PepsiCo
John Strangfeld Jr., chairman, president, and CEO, Prudential Financial
John Shafer Jr., former CEO, Allied Domecq Quick Service Restaurants
John Bryan, former chairman and CEO, Sara Lee

Why students choose Darden:
"Darden is a rigorous program well-suited for those who are looking to challenge themselves and learn a great deal. If you are looking for a 'two-year vacation' or a 'rubber-stamp MBA,' this is not the place for you."
—Investment Banking student

Learn more:
Darden Full-Time MBA Profile
Darden on Business Exchange