Career Outcomes in Human Capital

Top Human Capital Employers of Michigan Ross MBA Graduates

2021 Detailed Compensation Information–Human Capital

  base salary MEDIAN base salary MEAN base salary RANGE SIGNING BONUS % Signing Bonus MEDIAN
Human Resources $120,000 $124,429 $115,000-$150,000 85.7% $50,000

Here’s How You’ll Get There

From the classroom to the boardroom, the Ross MBA experience is designed to help you standout as you recruit for the most desirable jobs in human capital.

Add a Specialization to Your MBA 

With hundreds of ways to specialize your MBA, Michigan Ross makes it easy to prepare for the exact career you want.

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Tackle MAP Projects in Human Capital

As part of the Michigan Ross core curriculum, you’ll fully dedicate yourself to working with an organization on solving a real business problem right before your summer internship. Take a look at recent MAP projects in human capital.

Amazon North American Customer Fulfillment Operations (First Pass Yield Project)

Seattle, WA

Recommend mechanisms to prevent and automatically resolve fulfillment process defects to improve efficiency and customer experience across the North American network.


Santiago, Chile;Costa Mesa, CA

Build a business case and proof of concept that outlines how Experian can transform mail processing functions though the application of Lean, Robotics Process Automation, and Artificial...

Principal Financial Group

San Francisco, CA;Los Angeles, CA;New York City, NY

Outline a redesign of a company unit.

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Dive Deeper into Human Capital Experiences

Your immersion in the human side of business doesn’t stop with focused academics. Outside of the classroom, you’ll have the opportunity to add a rich organizational strategy perspective to your extracurricular activities as well.

Human Capital Club

The Human Capital Club focuses on preparing its members for careers through educational and networking events with current human resource professionals and Ross faculty.

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Consulting Club

The Consulting Club at Ross educates its members about the management consulting industry and helps them successfully navigate the consulting recruiting process.

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Center for Positive Organizations: +Lab Fellows

The +LAB is a co-curricular learning program that immerses students in the theory and practice of Positive Organizational Scholarship.

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Watch Our Human Capital Webinar

Join two Ross MBA students as they share their experiences recruiting in human capital, break down the resources and opportunities available to Ross students, and identify how you can set yourself up for success.

Get the Support You Need to Get the Human Capital Job You Want

Our Career Development Office will be with you every step of the way to help you find and land a job you love.

Student Ambassadors with Interest in Human Capital

With more peer coaches than any other business school, at Ross you’re sure to find a student with experience and insight into the industry you’re interested in. Why not reach out and connect?

Allison Kamino
Student ambassador
Class of 2023
I've always had a strong belief in service and an interest in people. The intersection of these two passions led me to join the Army after college and pursue a...
Joy Chiang
Student ambassador
Class of 2022
Prior to Ross, I worked at Morningstar, Inc., a financial services company in Chicago. I spent four years there, where I completed the rotational program and...

You’ll Be Pushed and Supported in a Human Capital FACT Group

These small, career-specific teams come together weekly to offer information, guidance, and support as you prepare for internship recruiting. FACT groups (Functional Accountability Career Teams) are facilitated by second-year MBA peer coaches. 

FACT Group Spotlight: Talent Management/HR

Tap into the resources of Michigan Ross and connect with other students interested in human capital careers. This FACT Group will help you navigate the recruiting process, keep you on track to meet your goals, and bring you closer to your classmates.

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