Top Master's Employers

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Welcome to the Top Masters Employers for 2009! The following is a list of best in class employers who are dedicated to the training and advancement of masters graduates. The 2009 Top Masters Employers list covers companies of all sizes and industries and speaks to the need for fresh talent in spite of a challenging economy. For further information on each employer, including a company description, top hiring criteria, and links to company websites, click on the employer name. Please also click on the buttons below for our additional lists - the Top Entry Level Employers and the Top Intern Employers.
RankCompany NameIndustryProjected Masters Hires
1WalgreensGeneral Merchandisers2,500
2PricewaterhouseCoopersOther1,464
3KPMG LLPOther1,200
4MicrosoftComputer Software715
5Education ManagementEducation700
6TargetGeneral Merchandisers500
7AT&TTelecommunications375
8Verizon WirelessTelecommunications369
9Sandia National LaboratoriesAerospace and Defense300
10U.S. Department of StateOther260
11Lockheed MartinAerospace and Defense259
12IntelElectronics, Electrical Equipment200
13QUALCOMMTelecommunications200
14Raytheon CompanyAerospace and Defense191
15Procter & GambleOther180
16Compleat Rehab & Sports Therapy CenterHealth Care: Medical Facilities150
17General ElectricEnergy150
18MICROS SystemsComputer Software150
19Merrill Lynch & CompanyDiversified Financials130
20New York Life Insurance CompanyInsurance: Life, Health (mutual)125
21ParsonsEngineering, Construction125
22Epic SystemsComputer Software100
23U.S. Patent & Trademark OfficeOther100
24EMC CorporationComputer Peripherals99
25Amazon.comInternet Services and Retailing80
26BearingPointInformation Technology Services75
27AccentureDiversified Outsourcing Services70
28Naval Sea System CommandAerospace and Defense65
29ParsonsEngineering, Construction60
30Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, LLPOther55
31American AirlinesAirlines54
32City Year Education50
33ConAgra FoodsFood Consumer Products50
34CumminsOther50
35DellComputers, Office Equipment50
36Liberty MutualInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)50
37TAGAdvertising, Marketing50
38AmgenOther40
39Fidelity InvestmentsDiversified Financials40
40Harris CorporationOther40
41Naval Acquisition Career CenterAdvertising, Marketing40
42Symantec CorporationComputer Software40
43M&T BankDiversified Financials35
44Bechtel CorporationEngineering, Construction30
45CernerInformation Technology Services30
46National InstrumentsElectronics, Electrical Equipment30
47RyanFinancial Data Services30
48SchlumbergerOil and Gas Equipment, Services30
49UHY AdvisorsFinancial Data Services28
50ENVIRON HoldingsDiversified Outsourcing Services25
51Ford Motor CompanyMotor Vehicles and Parts25
52T. Rowe PriceDiversified Financials25
53Westinghouse Electric CompanyEnergy25
54ENSR InternationalEnergy21
55AvayaTelecommunications20
56Eckerd Youth AlternativesOther20
57Osram SylvaniaElectronics, Electrical Equipment20
58The Hartford Financial Services GroupInsurance: Life, Health (mutual)20
59The MathWorksComputer Software20
60Thomson ReutersInformation Technology Services20
61Alcatel-LucentTelecommunications15
62Coverity, Inc.Computer Software15
63Dynetics, Inc.Aerospace and Defense15
64GenworthDiversified Financials15
65TravelersInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)15
66APC by Schneider ElectricInformation Technology Services12
67Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkDiversified Financials12
68AeroVironmentAerospace and Defense10
69Compass Group, North AmericaFood Services10
70Cooper IndustriesElectronics, Electrical Equipment10
71FPL GroupEnergy10
72FYI Television, Inc.Other10
73Giant EagleGeneral Merchandisers10
74HiltiEngineering, Construction10
75MGM MIRAGEHotels, Casinos, Resorts10
76Navigant Consulting, Inc.Other10
77Novellus Systems, Inc.Other10
78Pacific Gas and Electric CompanyEnergy10
79Philip Morris USAOther10
80Precision Wealth Financial & Insurance ServicesOther10
81SodexoDiversified Outsourcing Services10
82T-MobileTelecommunications10
83Brocade Communications SystemsInformation Technology Services8
84CAComputer Software8
85Hewitt AssociatesOther8
86NewAgeSys, Inc.Diversified Outsourcing Services6
87Owens CorningBuilding Materials, Glass6
88Texas InstrumentsSemiconductors and Other Electronic Components6
8921st Mortgage CorporationOther5
90Applied Research LaboratoriesElectronics, Electrical Equipment5
91ARCADIS US Inc.Engineering, Construction5
92Assurity Life InsuranceDiversified Financials5
93BMO Capital MarketsInvestment Bank5
94BoxTone, IncComputer Software5
95ChaseSourceDiversified Outsourcing Services5
96Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc.Packaging, Containers5
97ECOLABOther5
98Kearney & CompanyOther5
99Kohls Department StoresApparel5
100Labatt Food ServiceFood Services5
101Lowe's Companies, Inc.Other5
102Mattress Firm Other5
103Millward BrownAdvertising, Marketing5
104Professional Service Industries, Inc. (PSI)Engineering, Construction5
105PrudentialOther5
106PSC ClinicalHealth Care: Pharmacy and Other Services5
107SRAInformation Technology Services5
108SWIFTInformation Technology Services5
109The New England Center for ChildrenEducation5
110Union Bank Commercial Bank5
111USDA Food Safety & Inspection ServiceFood Services5
112Windsor Court HotelHotels, Casinos, Resorts5
113Avendra, LLCOther4
114Blue Cross and Blue Shield of FloridaInsurance: Life, Health (stock)4
115Kennedy and Coe, LLCOther4
116Sika CorporationChemicals4
117ARGOComputer Software3
118Bose CorporationElectronics, Electrical Equipment3
119C&I EngineeringOil and Gas Equipment, Services3
120comScore, Inc. Advertising, Marketing3
121Howard R. Green CompanyEngineering, Construction3
122Kimberly-ClarkHousehold and Personal Products3
123Liz ClaiborneHousehold and Personal Products3
124Union BankCommercial Bank3
125Access America TransportTransportation and Logistics2
126Centennial Contractors EnterprisesEngineering, Construction2
127CollegeGrad.comAdvertising, Marketing2
128ENSCO, Inc.Information Technology Services2
129GRIMCOWholesalers: Diversified2
130Hantz GroupOther2
131Legg MasonDiversified Financials2
132Marriott InternationalHotels, Casinos, Resorts2
133TesoroPetroleum Refining2
134ThoughtWorksComputer Software2
135Transnational Bancard Inc.Other2

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