Career Destinations Survey
Class of 2017

Campus Overview

The overall response rate for 2017 was 37% (2846 responses out of the 7724 graduates)*. The largest percentage of students in the class of 2017, 55%, were employed full time immediately after graduation. Students matriculating to graduate school were 18% of the survey respondents. Nineteen percent (19%) 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 86% 3% 8% 3% 70% (273/389)
Chemistry 37% 38% 21% 4% 47% (94/202)
Engineering 61% 28% 8% 3% 41% (345/837)
Environmental Design 55% 14% 22% 9% 33% (59/180)
Letters & Science 53% 17% 21% 9% 34% (1955/5713)
Natural Resources 42% 19% 26% 13% 37% (217/586)
Campus 55% 18% 19% 8%

37% (2846/7724)

 
* 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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