THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON | CAREER SERVICES

Career outcomes

We surveyed our spring 2016 graduates to determine their career outcomes.

77 percent

 
who earned an undergraduate degree
are employed full-time
in their chosen field or in a position that requires a degree, or they are continuing their education (i.e. graduate school).


$48,512: Salary for graduates with learning experience

82 percent

 
who earned a bachelor's degree
participated in at least one experiential learning experience* before graduating.

AVERAGE STARTING SALARY OF BACHELOR DEGREE GRADUATES

Average salary with experience: $48,512.  Average salary without experience: $43,476

 
*Experiential learning includes internships, practicums, assistantships, student teaching, undergraduate research, field experiences, clinicals, volunteer work related to major, and study abroad.

 
Career outcome data is based on a survey knowledge rate of 95 percent of our Spring 2016 graduates.


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