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Employment Surveys

The University of Richmond annually surveys graduates to find out what they are doing one year and five years after graduation. The following are the results from the most recent survey cycle.

May 2005 Graduates:

  • 98% of graduates were satisfied (generally satisfied or very satisfied) with their undergraduate education at the University of Richmond five years after graduation.
  • 52% are currently enrolled in or have already completed, a graduate program.
  • Five-year employment rate: 95%
  • Average salary range five years after graduation: $60,000-$69,999
  • Primary Fields of Employment
    • Business/industry:  39%
    • Education: 15%
    • Health/medical services: 13%
    • Government:  10%
    • Law occupations:  8%

Note: This survey was administered to alumni who graduated in May 2005 with a bachelor’s degree from the schools of Arts and Sciences, Business, and Jepson. The response rate was 52%.