First Destinations: Graduate Outcomes

College of Business Administration December 2012-May/August 2013 Graduation Outcome Data

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MAJOR

% employed, starting own business, in grad school or military

% employed

% attending grad school

responses

Accounting

89.6 67.8 21.8 87

Economics

83.3

58.3

22.2

36
Entrepreneurship 92.9

78.6

0

14

Finance

88.7

80.5

6.8

133

Human Resources

94.7

84.2

*

19

Information Technology

96.5

97.9

6.9

58

International Business

96.4

82.1

10.7

56

Marketing

90.4

84.4

4.4

115

Operations & Supply Chain Management

89.9

85.5

*

69
Real Estate

100.0

100.0

*

9

Total

90.3

78.4

10.5

354

Percentages above reflect reported responses.               
354 responses received were received by November 30, 2013.
The per-major numbers above will sum to a larger number due to the fact that many students pursue multiple majors.

  • December Graduates: 61
  • May/August Graduates: 306
  • Total graduates: 367
  • Total Responses: 354
  • Percent Reporting: 96.5%                 

Responses are collected through survey responses, phone calls, faculty information sharing and LinkedIn

* Percentages are reported when more than three students in a major pursued the post-graduation option.

Graduate pursuits

Employed 270 76.3%
Continuing education 37 10.4%
Starting own business 6 1.7%
Seeking employment 34 9.6%
Not seeking employment 2 0.6%
Military service 5 1.4%
Total responses 354 100%

Salary data

Average salary $48,289
Median salary $48,250
Salary range $21,000 - $100,000
# of students receiving a signing bonus 54
Signing bonus range $1,000 - $10,000
Average signing bonus $3,806
Median signing bonus $3,250

Data updated in July 2014 to reflect an updated number of graduates

Previous years' data