Summary for the Class of 2016

Pie chart listing percentage of placement - employed 70%, Health professions 2%, Law School 3%, continuing education 13%, still seeking 3%

 
 

 

 

Total respondents = 548
NOTE:  First destinations data for the Class of 2016 was obtained through a survey and ongoing follow-up conducted during the six months following graduation. 
Of the 568 bachelor degree recipients, we obtained information on 548 graduates, a 96% knowledge rate.

 

Graduate Outcomes by Major

 

Category Definitions:
Employed: includes full-time positions, military service, fellowships, paid internships, and compensated term-of-service positions.
Continuing Education: includes graduate degrees, post-baccalaureate programs, additional undergraduate degrees, teaching certifications, and other certifications.
Health Professions Programs: includes Dentistry (D.D.S), Medicine (M.D., M.D./Ph.D, D.O), Optometry (O.D), Podiatry (D.P.M), and Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M).
Other: includes graduate or professional school applications in progress, accepted to graduate school and deferred, part-time/temporary employment, unpaid internships, preparatory courses, non-credit programs, volunteer work, and travel.  In addition, this category includes those graduates not seeking employment or continuing education at this time.

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