Career Destinations Survey
Class of 2016

Campus Overview

The overall response rate for 2016 was 31% (2254 responses out of the 7300 graduates)*. The largest percentage of students in the class of 2016, 56%, were employed full time immediately after graduation. Students matriculating to graduate school were 19% of the survey respondents. Eighteen percent (18%) were seeking full-time employment while the remainder were engaged in endeavors such as volunteer experiences, family commitments, taking a year off, part-time employment or other pursuits.
 

  Employed Full Time Graduate School Seeking Employment Other Endeavors Response Rate (Total)
Business 90% 3% 5% 2% 39% (132/338)
Chemistry 43% 37% 15% 5% 37% (83/223)
Engineering 55% 32% 10% 3% 37% (284/774)
Environmental Design 71% 12% 12% 5% 24% (42/176)
Letters & Science 55% 17% 19% 8% 32% (1708/5402)
Natural Resources 48% 20% 23% 9% 29% (160/554)
Campus 56% 19% 18% 7% 31% (2254/7300)

 
* College level data includes reponses from all students with a major in that college. Hence the responses of a double major in English and Chemistry will be incorporated into the results of both the College of Chemistry and the College of Letters & Science.

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