Top Master's Employers

Welcome to the Top Masters Employers for 2011! The following is a list of best in class employers who are dedicated to the training and advancement of masters graduates. The 2011 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
1Ernst & YoungOther800
2TargetGeneral Merchandisers400
3Teach For AmericaEducation370
4Principal Financial GroupFinancial Data Services150
5Verizon WirelessTelecommunications125
8Bechtel CorporationEngineering, Construction100
9Mattress Firm Other80
11ARCADIS US Inc.Engineering, Construction50
12BB&TCommercial Bank50
13Farmers Insurance GroupInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)50
14HertzAutomotive Rental, Leasing50
15Life TechnologiesHealth Care: Pharmacy and Other Services50
16National InstrumentsElectronics, Electrical Equipment50
17ParsonsEngineering, Construction50
18TEKsystemsInformation Technology Services50
19Harris CorporationOther35
21EsriComputer Software30
22Liberty MutualInsurance: Property and Casualty (mutual)30
23Lowe's Companies, Inc.Other25
24CIGNAInsurance: Life, Health (stock)20
25HyattHotels, Casinos, Resorts20
26John DeereIndustrial and Farm Equipment20
27Meaden & MooreFinancial Data Services20
28NewAgeSys, Inc.Diversified Outsourcing Services20
29Total Quality Logistics (TQL)Transportation and Logistics20
30VanguardFinancial Data Services20
31Whirlpool CorporationHousehold and Personal Products20
32Air Liquide USA LLCChemicals15
33Entergy CorporationUtilities: Gas and Electric15
34Infor Global SolutionsComputer Software15
35Legg MasonDiversified Financials15
36Nickelodeon Animation StudioEntertainment15
37Precision Wealth Financial & Insurance ServicesOther15
38QuinStreetAdvertising, Marketing15
39Altria GroupTobacco13
40212 Inc.Advertising, Marketing10
41Burns & McDonnellEngineering, Construction10
42Hantz GroupOther10
43ValueClick, Inc.Advertising, Marketing10
44Compass Group, North AmericaFood Services6
45Macy's, Inc. General Merchandisers6
46ARGOComputer Software5
47BlackbaudComputer Software5
48Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc.Packaging, Containers5
49High Performance Technologies, Inc (HPTi)Information Technology Services5
50Professional Service Industries, Inc. (PSI)Engineering, Construction5
51Sierra ClubOther5
52The TJX Companies, Inc.Apparel5
53Union Bank Commercial Bank5
5421st Mortgage CorporationOther4
55Rural Health Service Corps (AmeriCorps)Other4
56Shaklee Distributor Other4
58Navigant Consulting, Inc.Other3
59Gap IncOther2
60General Dynamics C4 SystemsAerospace and Defense2
61GRIMCOWholesalers: Diversified2
62Labatt Food ServiceFood Services2
63Olsson AssociatesDiversified Outsourcing Services2

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