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Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

Class of 2012 (Summer 2011, Fall 2011, Spring 2012)

The following data comes from the Career Center's annual Career Destinations Survey of graduating seniors. Our primary focus for this report is to illustrate the wide variety of employment and graduate school choices past students in this major have made.

Please note: Beginning with the 2006 survey year, students with double and triple majors are represented in each of their majors, whereas in past years their data were only presented in their primary major. Programs for which there are four or less responses will not have any data shown to protect the confidentiality of respondents.

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Results Summary
Graduated Responded Percent    
308 155 50%    
 
Post-Graduate Activities

Employed
Attending
Grad School
Seeking
Employment
Other
Endeavors
 
65% 21% 12% 2%  
 
Employment Sectors & Average Salary*
For Profit Nonprofit Education Government Average Salary*
95% 1% 3% 1% $83,139
*Not all respondents report salary. Majors with four or less reported salaries have no salary information shown to protect the confidentiality of student data.
 
 
Employers & Job Titles
Adobe Systems Software Engineer
Align Technology Associate Software Engineer
Amazon.com Software Development Engineer
Amazon.com Software development
Apple Computer Inc Software Engineer
Apple Computer Inc Build Engineer
Apple Computer Inc Software Engineer
Autonomy Associate Software Engineer
Brocade Communications Systems Administrator
CBS Interactive Rotational Development Program Software Associate
Cisco Systems Inc Software Engineer
Cisco Systems Inc Customer Support Engineer
Cisco Systems Inc Software Engineer
Clorox Company Financial Analyst
Crunchyroll Software Engineer
Crunchyroll Software Engineer
Deloitte Consulting Business Technology Analyst
Facebook Software Engineer
Facebook User Interface Engineer
Factset Research Systems Inc Software Developer
Famous Industries Software Engineer
Ford Motor Company Product Development Engineer
Google Inc Software Engineer
Google Inc Software Engineer
Google Inc Software Engineer
Google Inc Software Engineer
Google Inc Software Development Engineer
Google Inc Associate Product Manager
Groupon Software Engineer
GT Nexus Software Engineer
GT Nexus Software Engineer
IBM Corp Software Engineer
ICSI Staff Researcher
Industrial Light and Magic Technical Assistant
Infomatica Solutions Engineer
Integration Appliance Software Engineer
Intel Corp Asic Design Engineer
Intuit Inc Engineer
IXL Learning Product Analyst
LinkedIn Software Engineer
LinkedIn Software Engineer
LinkedIn Site Reliability Engineer
LinkedIn Software Engineer
LinkedIn Software Engineer
LinkedIn Software Engineer
Lockheed Martin Corp Electrical Engineer
Lockheed Martin Corp Entry Level Engineer
Medallia Software Engineer
Meraki Software Development Engineer
Microsoft Software Development Engineer
Microsoft Software Development Engineer
Microsoft Software Development Engineer
Microsoft Verification Engineer
Microsoft Systems Engineer
Microsoft Engineer
Mozilla Software Engineer
MyVest Programmer
NetSuite Qa Engineer
Nippon Telegraph & Telephone West Corp Engineer
Nvidia Asic Engineer
Ocision.com Software Engineer
OcuSpec Software Engineer
OpenDNS Web Developer
Palantir Technologies Software Engineer
PG&E Electric Settlements Associate
Pivotal Labs Software Engineering Consultant
Planisware Consultant
Qualcomm Digital Design engineer
Qualcomm Programmer
Quantcast Software Engineer
Recommind NLP/ML Programmer
RedWhale Software Software Engineer
Rewarder Software Engineer
Salesforce.com Qa Engineer
Salesforce.com Software Developer
Salesforce.com Software Quality Engineer
San Francisco Unified School District Teacher
SAP Software Developer
Symantec Software Development Engineer
Tom Sawyer Software Product Engineer
Twitter Software Engineer
Twitter Software Engineer
University of California Berkeley Researcher
Vertical Brands Software Engineer
Workday Integrations Developer
Workday Associate Software Engineer
Zynga Software Developer
 
 
Graduate Schools Attending
Field of Study Graduate School Degree
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND ROBOTICS Stanford University PhD
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND ROBOTICS Carnegie Mellon University PhD
CIVIL ENGINEERING University of Alaska Fairbanks PhD
COMPUTER ENGINEERING University of California-Berkeley Master
COMPUTER ENGINEERING Carnegie Mellon University PhD
COMPUTER SCIENCE Stanford University Master
COMPUTER SCIENCE Princeton University Master
COMPUTER SCIENCE Carnegie Mellon University Master
COMPUTER SCIENCE University of California-Berkeley Master
COMPUTER SCIENCE University of California-Berkeley Master
COMPUTER SCIENCE University of California-Berkeley PhD
COMPUTER SCIENCE University of Illinois at Urbana PhD
COMPUTER SCIENCE Cornell University-Endowed Colleges PhD
COMPUTER SCIENCE Duke University PhD
COMPUTER SCIENCE Carnegie Mellon University PhD
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING Stanford University Master
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING University of California-Berkeley Master
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING University of California-Berkeley Master
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING Stanford University PhD
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING Stanford University PhD
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING University of California-Berkeley PhD
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus PhD
ELECTRICAL, ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATIONS ENGINEERING University of California-Berkeley PhD
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY University of California-Berkeley Master
LAW Columbia University in the City of New York JD
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING University of California-Berkeley Master
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Carnegie Mellon University PhD
MUSIC University of Southern California Other

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