Internships & Opportunities

As part of the Center for Student Professional Development’s (CSPD) efforts to prepare students for the working world, guidance for identifying, procuring and preparing for internship opportunities is offered to all interested Fox School of Business students. The timeline for finding and securing an internship varies from student to student, but it is strongly recommended that all Fox students explore the many internship opportunities posted on Handshake, a recruitment and career management platform. There are a wide variety of opportunities available with employers from varied industries.

Select Fox graduate programs, such as the full-time MBA, require enrolled students to participate in an internship, often during the summer between their first and second year. All other Fox students are encouraged, but not required, to participate.

Find out more about internships and school partners at Fox.


MBA graduates pursue careers in an array of industries based on their area of interest, entering the workforce with a strong background in broad business theory, widely applicable skills and relevant professional experience.

The following are examples of the many career paths MBA graduates may choose to pursue.

  • Accountant
  • Business executive
  • Business operations manager
  • Healthcare administrator
  • Human resources manager
  • Information systems manager
  • IT director
  • Market research analyst
  • Marketing manager
  • Sports manager

Alumni Employers

Temple University maintains strong ties with employers, both within the city of Philadelphia and beyond, who have employed, or currently employ, former Temple students. Graduates from the Business Management program have gone on to work for a variety of employers, including

  • Defense Logistics Agency,
  • Enterprise Holdings,
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.,
  • New York Life,
  • TD Bank,
  • Temple University,
  • Temple University Hospital and
  • Vanguard.

Career Services


Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the Business Administration MBA may include the following examples.


Median Salary*

Agents & Business Managers of Artists, Performers, & Athletes

$75,420.00 (2020)

Appraisers of Personal & Business Property


Business Intelligence Analysts


Computer Systems Analysts

$93,730.00 (2020)

Management Analysts

$87,660.00 (2020)

Market Research Analysts & Marketing Specialists

$65,810.00 (2020)

News Analysts, Reporters, & Journalists

$49,300.00 (2020)

Online Merchants


Operations Research Analysts

$86,200.00 (2020)

* Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA) as of October 12, 2021.