Graduate Career Outcomes

Nearly three-quarters of graduates are employed or pursuing further education within 6 months of graduation

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First Outcome After 6 Months

2020 Graduates


Past Three Years

% employed (full-time or intern) or pursuing further education within 6 months of graduation92%87%72%
# of graduates included in statistics128130118


  2018 2019 2020
Average $83,060 $84,544 $89,918
25th percentile $70,750 $70,000 $75,000
75th percentile $90,000 $100,000 $101,100
*based on US full-time salaries      

How Students Obtained Employment

2020 Graduates


More Data

You may view our latest employment outcomes, including locations, positions, and organizations, through our Data Visualization on Tableau.


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