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Class of 2011 Outcomes

A survey by Millennial Branding & Experience Inc. (2012, May 14) indicates that employers seek to hire individuals who have good communication skills, a positive attitude, the ability to adapt to changes, skills for effective teamwork, and an ability to focus on goals. As our One-Year-Out Survey shows, the 2011 graduates of Elizabethtown College fared well in the competitive marketplace they faced following graduation. The unique Elizabethtown blend of liberal arts and professional programs prepares students with the skills and experiences desired in today's workforce.

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A year after graduation, a majority (68%) of the class of 2011 is employed full-time and 24% are pursuing advanced study. A handful of graduates (n=6) indicated that they were actively seeking employment and even fewer (n=2) indicated that they were intentionally not employed or in school due to family care needs. Of the 92% who responded to the survey, approximately 3 out of 4 (74%) are employed while roughly 1 out of 4 (26%) are continuing their education in various fields.

Among those 2011 graduates who sought and obtained employment, 80% reported securing their position within 6 months of graduation. Among those employed, 79% found employment related to their college major. 

Below is a summary from the Class of 2011 One-Year-Out Report. There is much more information in the full report Class of 2011 One-Year-Out Report.

Major   (Primary) # Graduates Response   Rate % Employed %   Enrolled Further Education Unknown   Status
Accounting 17 94% 59% 24% 18%
Biology 25 100% 28% 72% 0%
Business Administration 61 92% 87% 5% 8%
International Business 21 100% 95% 5% 0%
Chem & Biochem 9 100% 44% 56% 0%
Communications 29 93% 83% 10% 7%
Economics 5 100% 100% 0% 0%
Education 39 79% 74% 5% 21%
Engineering 9 100% 100% 0% 0%
English 31 97% 94% 3% 3%
Fine Arts 4 75% 75% 0. 25%
Health & Occupation 26 100% 8% 92% 0%
History 11 82% 36% 46% 18%
Math & CS 19 89% 90% 0% 11%
Modern Languages 7 86% 57% 24% 14%
Music, MUED, MUTH 12 100% 92% 8% 0%
Philosophy 2 100% 50% 50% 0%
Physics 2 100% 100% 0% 0%
Political Science 11 100% 64% 36% 0%
Psychology 27 89% 48% 41% 11%
Religious Studies 3 100% 67% 33% 0%
Social Studies Education 7 57% 57% 0% 43%
Social Work 8 100% 25% 75% 0%
Sociol-Anthro & CJ 12 83% 50% 33% 17%
Theatre 7 100% 100% 0% 0%
 Total 404 92% 68% 23.8% 8%

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