Wondering what kind of jobs you can get with your degree, which companies hire interns or full-time positions in your career field and how much money you can make?
The Career Development Center recently sent out a survey to those who graduated during the 2013-14 school year. We were able to collect activity data on 974 (70 percent) of the graduating class. We found that the overall 93.88% of the alumni were employed, attending graduate programs, volunteer service, or enlisted in the military.
The alumni who reported internship experiences while attending St. Thomas was 62.75%. The 10 most frequent organizations for students’ internships were; University of St. Thomas, 3M Company, State of Minnesota, United Health Group, Andersen Corporation, Best Buy, Target, Clear Channel, North Star Resource Group and Travelers.
Those who were employed either full-time or part-time was 80.92% with Target, 3M Company, University of St. Thomas, AmeriCorps, United States Armed Forces, United Health, Deloitte, Medtronic, Best Buy Co. and Fraser rounding out the top 10 hiring organizations.
The median salary range for the Class of 2014 was $35,001-$40,000. The median salary for each academic program or career path varies and can be found in the full report.
The complete report, which includes employers, job titles, graduate schools and state of residence, and salary by major may be viewed on the Career Development Center’s website. Hard copies of this report as well as previous reports may be requested by contacting the Career Development Center, (651) 962-6761.
We also want to remind undergraduate students that the Career Development Center continues to offer our services to alumni even after graduation.