First Destinations: Graduate Outcomes

College of Business Administration August/December 2014 and May 2015 Graduation Outcome Data

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MAJOR

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

% employed

% attending grad school

responses

Accounting

93.5 76.9
16.7 108

Economics

93.6 77.4 * 31
Entrepreneurship 100 92.3

*

13

Finance

90.4 80.2 9.6 187

Human Resources

88.9 83.3

*

18

Information Technology

94.1 90.2 * 51

International Business

85.3

68.9

16.4 61

Marketing

92.2 86 5.5 128

Operations & Supply Chain Management

98.1

94.2

*

52
Real Estate 100

95.5

*

22

Total

91.7 81.5

9.7

411

Percentages above reflect reported responses.               
410 responses received were received by January 15, 2016.
The per-major numbers above will sum to a larger number due to the fact that many students pursue multiple majors.

  • August graduates: 29
  • December graduates: 81
  • May graduates: 311
  • Total graduates: 421
  • Total Responses: 411
  • Percent Reporting: 97.6%                 

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 full-time
334 81.3%
Employed part-time
1
0.2%
Graduate school full time 37
9%
Graduate school part time 3
0.7%
Planning to attend graduate/professional school but not yet enrolled 4
1.0%
Seeking employment 25
6.1%
Other / not seeking employment and not continuing education
4
1.0%
Serving in US Military
2
0.5%
Post-graduate service
1 0.2%
Total responses 411 100%

Salary data

Average salary $50,853
Median salary $51,750
Salary range $25,000 - $110,000
# of students receiving a signing bonus 112
Signing bonus range $1,000 - $16,000
Average signing bonus $5,043
Median signing bonus $5,000

Salary data is calculated using full-time, non-temporary, U.S. employment

Previous years' data