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Post-Graduation Report: 2015-2016 graduates | undergraduate degrees

Response rates to survey by college and major
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Based on survey to ALL recipients of bachelor's or associate’s degrees in 2015-2016.
Received degree in Dec. 2015, or May 2016, or Summer I or II, 2016.
Each graduate is counted ONCE, in first major.
Survey is open through SIX months AFTER commencement.

University / College / Major

Grads

Respondents

N

N

% of grads

Total University

5670

3494

62%

       

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

710

425

60%

Agribusiness

33

18

55%

Agricultural Sciences

27

16

59%

Agricultural Technology

57

15

26%

Animal & Poultry Sciences

130

80

62%

Applied Economic Management

52

28

54%

Biochemistry

41

25

61%

Crop & Soil Environ Sciences

18

9

50%

Dairy Science

22

17

77%

Environmental Horticulture

16

11

69%

Environmental Science

30

21

70%

Food Science & Technology

35

25

71%

Human Nutrition Foods & Exercise

241

154

64%

Landscape Contracting

8

6

75%

       

College of Architecture and Urban Studies

298

168

56%

Architecture

93

53

57%

Art

2

2

100%

Art (Fine Arts)

43

21

49%

Building Construction

39

27

69%

Environmental Policy & Planning

24

18

75%

Industrial Design

31

17

55%

Interior Design

32

17

53%

Landscape Architecture

13

6

46%

Public and Urban Affairs

14

5

36%

Real Estate

7

2

29%

       

Pamplin College of Business

967

658

68%

Accounting & Information Systems

168

116

69%

Business Information Technology

232

176

76%

Economics, Business

19

11

58%

Finance

222

143

64%

Hospitality & Tourism Management

68

39

57%

Management

114

76

67%

Marketing Management

153

97

63%

       

College of Engineering

1603

1069

67%

Aerospace Engineering

91

75

82%

Biological Systems Engineering

49

35

71%

Chemical Engineering

95

70

74%

Civil Engineering

197

125

63%

Computer Engineering

95

65

68%

Computer Science

208

141

68%

Construction Engineering & Management

27

20

74%

Dual, Aerospace Engineering (Aero plus Ocean)

8

7

88%

Dual, Ocean Engineering (Ocean plus Aero)

7

3

43%

Electrical Engineering

122

84

69%

Engineering Science & Mechanics

36

27

75%

Industrial & Systems Engineering

175

114

65%

Materials Science & Engineering

53

29

55%

Mechanical Engineering

365

227

62%

Mining Engineering

61

35

57%

Ocean Engineering

14

12

86%

       

College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences

1006

539

54%

Apparel, Housing and Resource Management

2

0

0%

Classical Studies

3

2

67%

Communication Studies

27

19

70%

Consumer Studies

21

10

48%

Creative Writing 20 12 60%

Criminology

10

7

70%

English

13

11

85%

Fashion Merchandising and Design

33

9

27%

French

4

2

50%

German

3

3

100%

History

64

31

48%

Human Development

220

115

52%

Humanities, Science & Environment

3

2

67%

Interdisciplinary Studies

2

0

0%

International Studies

87

45

52%

Literature and Language 30 17 57%

Multimedia Journalism

48

26

54%

Music

15

7

47%

Philosophy

12

4

33%

Political Science

145

89

61%

Professional and Technical Writing 12 6 50%

Property Management

12

3

25%

Public Relations

144

77

53%

Religion and Culture

7

3

43%

Residential Environments and Design

3

1

33%

Russian

3

0

0%

Sociology

36

19

53%

Spanish

13

6

46%

Theatre Arts

17

13

76%

       

College of Natural Resources and Environment

239

147

62%

Environmental Informatics 1 1 100%

Environmental Resources Management

22

13

59%

Fish Conservation

16

12

75%

Forestry

19

15

79%

Geography

53

31

58%

Meteorology

35

19

54%

Natural Resources Conservation

18

10

56%

Packaging Systems and Design

21

14

67%

Sustainable Biomaterials

13

7

54%

Wildlife Conservation

41

25

61%

       

College of Science

856

488

57%

Biochemistry (SCI)

83

39

47%

Biological Sciences

264

157

59%

Chemistry

38

21

55%

Economics

69

41

59%

Geosciences

26

15

58%

Mathematics

90

59

66%

Microbiology

18

10

56%

Nanoscience

2

0

0%

Neuroscience 4 3 75%

Physics

37

22

59%

Psychology

192

102

53%

Statistics

34

19

56%

 

 
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