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A History of Graduate Success

We are proud of our record of success in helping graduates and students secure meaningful career opportunities nationwide. Over the past decade, graduates have self-reported exceptional success in their searches for careers and graduate school acceptance, with an average success rate of 97.1% for the graduating classes of 2003 through 2013.

     2013    2012
   2011
   2010
   2009    2008    2007      2006
   2005
   2004      2003
                                             

Of those seeking full-time, degree required employment, attending graduate school, or continuing education the rate of success is:

   98%   98%   97%   97%   97%   97.8%   98.99%   98.13%   97.7%   95.06%   93.42%

Total response rate

  85%   81%   77%   71%   73%   73.7%   74.31%   71.02%   78.55%   71.35%   61.67%

Working in major or related field

  87%   91%   89%   97%   83%   87%   88.54%   88%   91.36%   67.38%   71.21%

Average length of time to secure employment

  30 days   20 days    28.8 days    12.1 days    -9.8 days   -3.8 days   24.78 days   2.32 months   2.06 months   2.39 months   2.75 months

Attending graduate school

  26%   26%   26%   30%   33%   29%   23.15%   26.16%   22.41%   24.01%   29.48%

Gained admittance to first choice school

  88%   83%   89%   86%   91%   82%   93.2%   90%   92%   N/A   75.67%