Proven Success after Graduation
An Ursinus education gives you critical thinking, complex reasoning, and written communication skills—learning outcomes employers deem essential for success.
Faculty and career advisers will work individually with you to explore your interests, choose the right major, and develop career options and strategies. On some campuses, liberal education is giving way to career preparation. Judging from the success of our own alumni, an Ursinus education is good career preparation.
Outcomes for the Class of 2012
Our graduation rate is higher than the national average. The Career Services Office surveys each graduating class six months following graduation. For the Class of 2012, post graduate status information was obtained for 382 individuals or 82 percent.
257 graduates (67.3 percent) reported being employed, and 15 of those were also attending graduate school. 92 graduates (24.3 percent) were pursuing advanced study at graduate or professional schools, and 16 (3.9 percent) were doing a fellowship or service year.