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Post-Graduation Report: 2005-2006 bachelor's degree graduates
Detail Report: Plans or status after graduation
Report for: Whole University
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Results compiled: 2/22/2007
 
If a major is not listed, then there were no graduates in the major for the survey cohort.
Which best describes your plans or situation after graduation (and after taking time off, if you are doing so)?
Response options:
1.  Doing a year or more of service work (such as with Peace Corps).
2.  Self-employed or working in a family-owned business.
3.  Looking at options: seeking employment and applying to graduate or professional school.
4.  Plan to seek employment, but have not yet started to job-hunt.
5.  Currently seeking employment, but don't yet have a job offer.
6.  Have a job offer (or offers), but have not yet decided to accept.
7.  Have a job offer (or offers), and have accepted or will accept.
8.  Plan to attend graduate or professional school (or other additional education) full time, but details not firm yet.
9.  Have accepted full-time admission to graduate or professional school (or other additional education).
10.  Other
11. Military Service. **(New response since 2014-2015 cohort)
University / College / Major Employed or have offer(s) Grad school

Seeking employment
or grad school admission

Other
1. 2. 6. 7. 11.

1+2+6+7+11

9. 3. 4. 5. 8. 3+4+5+8 10.
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College of Agriculture and Life Sciences 3 1% 15 6% 3 1% 76 32% ** ** 97 40% 72 31% 26 11% 3 1% 16 7% 19 8% 64 27% 3 1%
Agricultural & Applied Economics 0 0% 2 12% 0 0% 4 24% 0 0% 6 36% 4 24% 1 6% 1 6% 3 18% 2 12% 7 42% 0 0%
Agricultural Technology 0 0% 5 42% 1 8% 6 50% 0 0% 12 100% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Animal & Poultry Sciences 0 0% 2 4% 0 0% 22 42% 0 0% 24 46% 13 25% 7 13% 0 0% 5 10% 3 6% 15 29% 0 0%
Biochemistry 1 8% 0 0% 1 8% 2 17% 0 0% 4 33% 7 58% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 8% 1 8% 0 0%
Crop & Soil Environmental Science 0 0% 1 13% 0 0% 2 25% 0 0% 3 38% 4 50% 0 0% 1 13% 0 0% 0 0% 1 13% 0 0%
Dairy Science 0 0% 3 30% 0 0% 2 20% 0 0% 5 50% 3 30% 0 0% 1 10% 0 0% 0 0% 1 10% 1 10%
Environmental Science 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 6 50% 0 0% 6 50% 4 33% 0 0% 0 0% 1 8% 1 8% 2 16% 0 0%
Food Science & Technology 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 33% 0 0% 1 33% 1 33% 1 33% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 33% 0 0%
Horticulture 0 0% 1 5% 0 0% 12 63% 0 0% 13 68% 1 5% 3 16% 0 0% 1 5% 1 5% 5 26% 0 0%
Human Nutrition Foods & Exercise 2 2% 1 1% 1 1% 19 21% 0 0% 23 25% 35 38% 14 15% 0 0% 6 7% 11 12% 31 34% 2 2%
 
College of Architecture and Urban Studies 5 3% 2 1% 10 6% 100 63% ** ** 117 73% 7 4% 9 6% 7 4% 12 8% 7 4% 35 22% 0 0%
Architecture 2 4% 0 0% 1 2% 36 71% 0 0% 39 77% 4 8% 0 0% 3 6% 4 8% 1 2% 8 16% 0 0%
Art 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 3 33% 0 0% 3 33% 1 11% 3 33% 1 11% 1 11% 0 0% 5 55% 0 0%
Art (Fine Arts) 0 0% 1 8% 1 8% 5 38% 0 0% 7 54% 0 0% 4 31% 0 0% 0 0% 2 15% 6 46% 0 0%
Building Construction 0 0% 1 4% 1 4% 24 86% 0 0% 26 94% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 4% 1 4% 2 8% 0 0%
Environmental Policy & Planning 1 11% 0 0% 1 11% 5 56% 0 0% 7 78% 1 11% 0 0% 1 11% 0 0% 0 0% 1 11% 0 0%
Industrial Design 0 0% 0 0% 2 17% 5 42% 0 0% 7 59% 0 0% 2 17% 2 17% 1 8% 0 0% 5 42% 0 0%
Interior Design 1 5% 0 0% 2 11% 11 58% 0 0% 14 74% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 4 21% 1 5% 5 26% 0 0%
Landscape Architecture 1 17% 0 0% 1 17% 4 67% 0 0% 6 101% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Public and Urban Affairs 0 0% 0 0% 1 8% 7 58% 0 0% 8 66% 1 8% 0 0% 0 0% 1 8% 2 17% 3 25% 0 0%
 
Pamplin College of Business 5 1% 14 3% 16 3% 364 68% ** ** 399 75% 37 7% 18 3% 12 2% 57 11% 10 2% 97 18% 0 0%
Accounting & Information Systems 0 0% 2 2% 0 0% 60 65% 0 0% 62 67% 21 23% 1 1% 2 2% 1 1% 6 6% 10 10% 0 0%
Business Information Technology 1 1% 3 4% 2 2% 61 75% 0 0% 67 82% 4 5% 2 2% 0 0% 8 10% 0 0% 10 12% 0 0%
Economics, Business 1 6% 0 0% 0 0% 13 72% 0 0% 14 78% 1 6% 1 6% 0 0% 2 11% 0 0% 3 17% 0 0%
Finance 1 1% 0 0% 3 2% 104 78% 0 0% 108 81% 4 3% 5 4% 3 2% 12 9% 2 1% 22 16% 0 0%
Hospitality & Tourism Management 0 0% 1 5% 1 5% 17 81% 0 0% 19 91% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 2 10% 0 0% 2 10% 0 0%
Management 2 3% 3 4% 3 4% 56 73% 0 0% 64 84% 2 3% 2 3% 1 1% 7 9% 1 1% 11 14% 0 0%
Marketing Management 0 0% 5 5% 7 6% 53 49% 0 0% 65 60% 5 5% 7 6% 6 6% 25 23% 1 1% 39 36% 0 0%
 
College of Engineering 4 1% 6 1% 17 2% 518 68% ** ** 545 72% 122 16% 11 1% 12 2% 44 6% 22 3% 89 12% 1 0%
Aerospace Engineering 1 2% 2 3% 1 2% 34 52% 0 0% 38 59% 12 18% 2 3% 1 2% 9 14% 4 6% 16 25% 0 0%
Biological Systems Engineering 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 10 50% 0 0% 10 50% 8 40% 0 0% 0 0% 1 5% 1 5% 2 10% 0 0%
Chemical Engineering 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 23 74% 0 0% 23 74% 5 16% 0 0% 0 0% 3 10% 0 0% 3 10% 0 0%
Civil Engineering 1 1% 1 1% 1 1% 71 70% 0 0% 74 73% 20 20% 1 1% 3 3% 0 0% 4 4% 8 8% 0 0%
Computer Engineering 0 0% 1 2% 2 3% 41 65% 0 0% 44 70% 11 17% 2 3% 1 2% 4 6% 1 2% 8 13% 0 0%
Computer Science 0 0% 1 1% 2 2% 60 71% 0 0% 63 74% 8 9% 1 1% 3 4% 8 9% 2 2% 14 16% 0 0%
Electrical Engineering 0 0% 0 0% 7 9% 50 63% 0 0% 57 72% 13 16% 1 1% 2 3% 5 6% 2 3% 10 13% 0 0%
Engineering Science & Mechanics 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 8 57% 0 0% 8 57% 3 21% 1 7% 0 0% 1 7% 1 7% 3 21% 0 0%
Industrial & Systems Engineering 1 1% 1 1% 2 3% 64 81% 0 0% 68 86% 5 6% 2 3% 0 0% 2 3% 2 3% 6 9% 0 0%
Materials Science & Engineering 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 9 53% 0 0% 9 53% 6 35% 0 0% 0 0% 1 6% 1 6% 2 12% 0 0%
Mechanical Engineering 1 1% 0 0% 2 1% 113 72% 0 0% 116 74% 25 16% 1 1% 1 1% 8 5% 4 3% 14 10% 1 1%
Mining Engineering 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 27 87% 0 0% 27 87% 4 13% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Ocean Engineering 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 6 67% 0 0% 6 67% 1 11% 0 0% 0 0% 2 22% 0 0% 2 22% 0 0%
 
College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences 9 2% 14 2% 20 3% 221 37% ** ** 264 44% 130 22% 56 9% 34 6% 73 12% 39 7% 202 34% 3 1%
Apparel, Housing and Resource Management 0 0% 5 9% 3 5% 32 58% 0 0% 40 72% 2 4% 4 7% 3 5% 6 11% 0 0% 13 23% 0 0%
Classical Studies 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 0% 0 -4% 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -4% 0 -
Communication 2 2% 1 1% 4 3% 57 45% 0 0% 64 51% 15 12% 13 10% 8 6% 23 18% 2 2% 46 36% 1 1%
English 0 0% 0 0% 3 4% 19 28% 0 0% 22 32% 15 22% 13 19% 5 7% 6 9% 6 9% 30 44% 0 0%
French 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 25% 0 0% 1 25% 1 25% 1 25% 0 0% 1 25% 0 0% 2 50% 0 0%
German 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 0% 0 -4% 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -4% 0 -
History 1 2% 3 5% 1 2% 19 32% 0 0% 24 41% 12 20% 9 15% 3 5% 7 12% 4 7% 23 39% 1 2%
Human Development 1 1% 0 0% 2 3% 8 11% 0 0% 11 15% 41 54% 3 4% 4 5% 5 7% 12 16% 24 32% 0 0%
Interdisciplinary Studies 0 0% 2 5% 0 0% 22 56% 0 0% 24 61% 7 18% 1 3% 2 5% 5 13% 0 0% 8 21% 0 0%
International Studies 2 8% 0 0% 0 0% 11 44% 0 0% 13 52% 6 24% 3 12% 0 0% 3 12% 0 0% 6 24% 0 0%
Music 0 0% 1 11% 0 0% 2 22% 0 0% 3 33% 2 22% 0 0% 1 11% 2 22% 1 11% 4 44% 0 0%
Philosophy 0 0% 1 20% 0 0% 1 20% 0 0% 2 40% 1 20% 0 0% 1 20% 0 0% 1 20% 2 40% 0 0%
Political Science 1 1% 0 0% 2 2% 35 43% 0 0% 38 46% 19 23% 5 6% 4 5% 10 12% 5 6% 24 29% 1 1%
Secondary Education, Agriculture 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 50% 0 0% 1 50% 1 50% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Secondary Education, Business 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 2 100% 0 0% 2 100% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Secondary Education, Physical Education 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 33% 0 0% 1 33% 1 33% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 33% 1 33% 0 0%
Secondary Education, Technology 0 0% 0 0% 1 100% 0 0% 0 0% 1 100% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Sociology 2 5% 1 3% 4 11% 10 27% 0 0% 17 46% 6 16% 2 5% 2 5% 3 8% 7 19% 14 37% 0 0%
Spanish 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 100% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Theatre Arts 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 2 40% 1 20% 2 40% 0 0% 5 100% 0 0%
 
College of Science 11 3% 3 1% 6 2% 105 27% ** ** 125 33% 151 39% 39 10% 11 3% 23 6% 36 9% 109 28% 2 1%
Biochemistry (SCI) 3 18% 0 0% 0 0% 1 6% 0 0% 4 24% 10 59% 2 12% 0 0% 0 0% 1 6% 3 18% 0 0%
Biological Sciences 1 1% 2 1% 0 0% 37 24% 0 0% 40 26% 67 43% 19 12% 2 1% 7 4% 21 13% 49 30% 1 1%
Chemistry 0 0% 0 0% 1 8% 3 25% 0 0% 4 33% 4 33% 0 0% 1 8% 2 17% 1 8% 4 33% 0 0%
Economics 1 5% 0 0% 1 5% 12 60% 0 0% 14 70% 5 25% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 5% 1 5% 0 0%
Geosciences 0 0% 1 11% 0 0% 1 11% 0 0% 2 22% 5 56% 0 0% 1 11% 0 0% 1 11% 2 22% 0 0%
Mathematics 2 6% 0 0% 0 0% 22 63% 0 0% 24 69% 6 17% 1 3% 2 6% 1 3% 1 3% 5 15% 0 0%
Physics 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 17% 0 0% 1 17% 5 83% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0%
Psychology 3 2% 0 0% 4 3% 26 21% 0 0% 33 26% 46 37% 17 14% 5 4% 11 9% 10 8% 43 35% 1 1%
Statistics 1 13% 0 0% 0 0% 2 25% 0 0% 3 38% 3 38% 0 0% 0 0% 2 25% 0 0% 2 25% 0 0%
 
College of Natural Resources and Environment 3 5% 8 13% 0 0% 24 38% ** ** 35 56% 8 13% 4 6% 5 8% 7 11% 4 6% 20 31% 1 2%
Fisheries Science 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 2 25% 0 0% 2 25% 2 25% 2 25% 1 13% 0 0% 1 13% 4 51% 0 0%
Forestry 0 0% 5 31% 0 0% 3 19% 0 0% 8 50% 2 13% 0 0% 1 6% 3 19% 1 6% 5 31% 1 6%
Geography 2 15% 0 0% 0 0% 8 62% 0 0% 10 77% 1 8% 0 0% 0 0% 2 15% 0 0% 2 15% 0 0%
Natural Resources Recreation 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 1 100% 0 0% 0 0% 1 100% 0 0%
Wildlife Science 1 7% 1 7% 0 0% 6 40% 0 0% 8 54% 3 20% 2 13% 1 7% 1 7% 0 0% 4 27% 0 0%
Wood Science & Forest Products 0 0% 0 0% 0 0% 3 50% 0 0% 3 50% 0 0% 0 0% 1 17% 0 0% 2 33% 3 50% 0 0%
 
   
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