Careers

Break through to the next level in your career with Kelley Direct.

Earning the Kelley Direct Online MBA is powerful, often in ways you don’t yet realize. As you focus on your career and your goals, you build confidence. New doors open. 

Kelley’s Graduate Career Services and your dedicated career coach show you how to create this path to advancement. They’ll provide you with the guidance and tools to help you achieve success—now and throughout your career.

Partner with an expert career coach.

You’ll work one-on-one with your career coach throughout the Kelley Direct program. You’ll gain insights into how you work and what motivates you, learn how to position yourself in the market based on your unique qualities and experiences, and figure out how to overcome obstacles.

Kelley Direct Online MBA student Anthony Latta didn’t think he needed much career guidance. But after working with Cindy, his dedicated career coach, he gained confidence—and a promotion to the C-suite at his company.

64%

Received a promotion while in the program or within 6 months of graduation

$122,000

Mean base salary upon graduation

#1

Career Services
Financial Times 2021


Leverage a powerful Kelley alumni network.

When you become a Kelley, you become part of the largest alumni network of any business school. As a Kelley Direct student, you’ll have opportunities to make meaningful connections with these alumni—many who are leaders at Fortune 500 companies or working at innovative startups.

120,000+

Kelley School of Business alumni

Meet your network