The Duke MEM Program prepares its students for a wide variety of careers. The breadth of knowledge acquired from the program's curriculum creates well rounded business-savvy engineers who are ready to take on the business challenges of any industry in a global world. Working with MEM's dedicated Career Services team, students have received offers from diverse companies across industries located in multiple countries.

Our latest employment statistics can be found below, or you may view data on prior years of employment across all engineering programs by viewing our Data Visualization on Tableau. Note that this works best on a computer or large tablet.

Employment Statistics

92% of graduates from May 2016, September 2016, and December 2016 who actively pursued employment found employment within six months of graduation.


Employment by Location
  • Domestic Employment: 80%
  • International Employment: 20%

To see positions, organizations, and specific locations, view our Data Visualization tool below.

Total Annual Salary for Program Graduates
  • Number of Graduates: 109
  • Average: $80,591
  • 25th Percentile: $70,000
  • 75th Percentile: $90,000 
Employment Distribution by Job Function

Employment Distribution by Job Function

How Students Obtained Employment

How Students Obtained Employment

View several years of employment data for this and other engineering graduate programs at Duke.

MEMP Employment Data Visualization