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First Destination Post-Graduation Report: 2017-2018 bachelor's degree graduates
Institutions for continuing education most frequently cited by graduates
Report for: Whole University
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Results compiled: 2/21/2019
Where do most graduates go to grad school, or other cont. education?
Over 168 institutions were reported by the 843 grads who responded to the survey that they are attending graduate or professional school (or other additional education).
Note that 148 grads, 17.56% of those who said they were continuing education, did not report their institution.
 
16 (1.9%) responding grads reported institutions abroad; the rest are in 33 states and the District of Columbia.
Listed here are the 68 institutions attended by two or more grads, accounting for 66% of all responding grads furthering their education.
Rank
N respondents in grad school
% of respondents in grad school
Cumulative % Institution
1 268 31.79% 31.79% Virginia Tech
2 54 6.42% 38.21% Virginia Commonwealth University
(tie) 3 13 1.54% 39.75% George Mason University
(tie) 3 13 1.54% 41.29% Radford University
(tie) 5 11 1.3% 42.59% George Washington University
(tie) 5 11 1.3% 43.89% University of Virginia
7 10 1.19% 45.08% Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
(tie) 8 7 0.83% 45.91% Shenandoah University
(tie) 8 7 0.83% 46.74% University of Pittsburgh
10 6 0.71% 47.45% University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
(tie) 11 5 0.59% 48.04% Duke University
(tie) 11 5 0.59% 48.63% North Carolina State University
(tie) 11 5 0.59% 49.22% University of South Carolina
(tie) 11 5 0.6% 49.82% William & Mary
(tie) 15 4 0.48% 50.3% Georgetown University
(tie) 15 4 0.47% 50.77% Johns Hopkins University
(tie) 15 4 0.48% 51.25% Liberty University
(tie) 15 4 0.47% 51.72% Lynchburg College
(tie) 15 4 0.47% 52.19% Stanford University
(tie) 15 4 0.47% 52.66% University of Georgia
(tie) 15 4 0.48% 53.14% University of Richmond
(tie) 15 4 0.48% 53.62% University of Tennessee
(tie) 15 4 0.47% 54.09% VCOM (Via College of Osteopathic Medicine)
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 54.45% Columbia University
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 54.81% Georgia Tech
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 55.17% Iowa State University
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 55.53% Jefferson College of Health Sciences
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 55.89% Marymount University
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 56.25% New York University
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 56.61% Ohio State University
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 56.97% Old Dominion University
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 57.33% Purdue University
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 57.69% University of Louisville
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 58.05% University of Michigan
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 58.41% University of Southern California
(tie) 24 3 0.36% 58.77% West Virginia University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 59.01% American University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 59.25% Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 59.49% Bowling Green State University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 59.73% College of New Jersey
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 59.97% Colorado State University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 60.21% Cornell University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 60.45% East Tennessee State University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 60.69% Emory University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 60.93% Harvard University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 61.17% James Madison University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 61.41% Lenoir-Rhyne University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 61.65% Mary Baldwin University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 61.89% Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 62.13% Ohio University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 62.37% Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 62.61% Temple University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 62.85% Texas A&M University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 63.09% Thomas Jefferson University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 63.33% Tufts University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 63.57% University at Buffalo, SUNY
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 63.81% University of Denver
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 64.05% University of Illinois
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 64.29% University of Maryland
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 64.53% University of Missouri
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 64.77% University of Notre Dame
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 65.01% University of Texas at Austin
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 65.25% University of Vermont
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 65.49% University of Washington
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 65.73% University of Wisconsin
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 65.97% Vanderbilt University
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 66.21% Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
(tie) 37 2 0.24% 66.45% Wake Forest University
 
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