First Destination

The Center for Career Development at the University of Notre Dame along with the Office of Strategic Planning and Institutional Research presents First Destination survey for the Class of 2016.

Data for this report was collected by a survey of graduating seniors conducted by the Office of Strategic Planning & Institutional Research in May 2016.  As a result of the May survey and additional follow-up efforts,  post-graduate information is available for 92% of 2016 baccalaureate graduates.

Summary of First Destination Data for the Class of 2016

Primary Post-Graduation Activity - Figures rounded to nearest percent; Expanded for dual degrees; Excluding unknown status; OSPIR + Career Center sources

 

Median
Salary

Full-Time
Employment

Graduate or
Prof. School

Service
Program

Military

Seeking
Employment

Other
Plans

Architecture

$50,000

100%

0%

0%

0%

0%

0%

Arts and Letters

$47,000

48%

25%

17%

1%

4%

6%

Business

$61,750

86%

10%

1%

0%

1%

1%

Engineering

$69,000

77%

14%

3%

3%

2%

1%

Science

$55,000

36%

49%

7%

1%

2%

4%

TOTAL

61,000

64%

22%

7%

1%

2%

3%

Full Reports

Public Report: First Destination 2016

Public Report: First Destination 2015

Public Report: First Destination 2014

Campus Access Only: First Destination 2014-2016