First Destinations: Graduate Outcomes

College of Business Administration August/December 2013 and May 2014 Graduation Outcome Data

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MAJOR

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

% employed

% attending grad school

responses

Accounting

92.9 78.9 14.3 70

Economics

88.2 79.4

*

34
Entrepreneurship 80.0

73.3

n/a

15

Finance

91.2

81.8

5.3

137

Human Resources

94.1

88.2

*

17

Information Technology

96.4

94.6

n/a

56

International Business

93.9

87.9

*

33

Marketing

94.1

91.1

*

101

Operations & Supply Chain Management

94.0

89.6

*

67
Real Estate

100

66.7

*

9

Total

91.4

84.1

6.1

 327

Percentages above reflect reported responses.               
327 responses received were received by January 15, 2015.  Responses were updated in July 2015 to reflect data collected between November 2014 - January 2015.
The per-major numbers above will sum to a larger number due to the fact that many students pursue multiple majors.

  • August graduates: 26
  • December graduates: 67
  • May graduates: 269
  • Total graduates: 362
  • Total Responses: 327
  • Percent Reporting: 90.33%                 

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 82.6%
Continuing education 20
6.1%
Starting own business 5 1.5%
Seeking employment 23
7.0%
Not seeking employment 5 1.5%
Serving in US Military
3 0.9%
Year of service
1 0.3%
Total responses 327 100%

Salary data

Average salary $49,622
Median salary $50,000
Salary range $20,000 - $100,000
# of students receiving a signing bonus 56
Signing bonus range $300 - $10,000
Average signing bonus $3,835
Median signing bonus $3,500

Previous years' data