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Outcomes: Careers

2011
Number: 
73%
Label: 
Class of 2010 pursuing a career
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From the Career Services Follow-Up Survey, Class of 2010

The following information was obtained from the Career Services Follow-Up Survey for the class of 2010, conducted during the 5-7 months following graduation. For more information, see the Executive Summary Archive.

Top Career Industries

The top 10 career industries represented by the class of 2010 for those employed full-time. Career industry represents the type of employer each graduate works for. This year, 74% of respondents to this question are represented in the top 10 industries.

RANK FIELD % OF RESPONDENTS # OF RESPONDENTS
1 Education 46 22%
2 Finance/Banking 34 16%
3 Government/Public Administration 14 7%
3 Sports and Recreation 14 7%
5 Health Care 13 6%
6 Consulting 8 4%
7 Communications/Media 7 3%
7 Retail/Wholesale 7 3%
7 Technology 7 3%
10 Hotel, Restaurant, Hospitality 5 2%

Top Career Functions

This year, graduates were asked about their specific job function, in addition to the type of employer they work for. The top 10 job functions for the class, representing 71% of respondents, are listed below.

RANK JOB FUNCTION % OF RESPONDENTS # OF RESPONDENTS
1 Teaching/Coaching/Training 39 19%
2 Research/Analysis 21 10%
3 Customer Service 19 9%
4 Administration/Management 16 8%
4 Financial Services 16 8%
6 Sales 13 6%
7 Account Management/Planning 7 3%
7 Marketing/Brand Management 7 3%
7 Human Resources 6 3%
10 Operations 2% 5