Wesleyan University Initial Career Outcomes

Wesleyan graduates pursue a wide array of professional paths. The following information represents outcomes data on the Class of 2017 collected by the Gordon Career Center through December 31, 2017*. Our knowledge rate is 82%, which includes data collected through surveys, employers, Wesleyan faculty and staff, and social media.

Wesleyan Class of 2017 Initial Career Outcomes:

Wesleyan Class of 2017 Employment by Industry

Top Employers of the Class of 2017:

Bloomberg (6) Bridgewater Associates (2)
BlackRock (4) Citigroup, Inc. (2)
IBM (4) CKM Advisors (2)
Success Academy Charter Schools (4) Epic (2)
Teach for America (4) JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2)
Wesleyan University (4)  Macy's, Inc. (2)
Google, Inc. (3) Massachusetts General Hospital (2)
National Institute of Health (3)  Seward & Kissel LLp
Venture for America (3) Uncommon Schools (2)
Advisory Board (2) WME Entertainment
AIG (2) AmeriCorps (2)
Amazon (2) Columbia University (2)
Argus Information & Advisory Services (2) Liberty Mutual Insurance (2)
Atlantic Media (2) TicketNetwork (2)
Booz Allen Hamilton (2) Verve Talent & Literary Agency (2)
Boston Children's Hospital (2)

Graduate and Professional School Enrollment for the Class of 2017

Actor's Gymnasium
Boston University
Carnegie Mellon University
Case Western Reserve University
Centro Nacional de Investigaciones OncolÃ_gicas
Chatham University
City University of New York
Columbia University
Columbia University -- Teachers College
Duke University
Fordham University
Galvanize Inc.
General Assembly
Indiana University-Bloomington
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Middlebury College
National Taiwan University
New York Academy of Art
New York University
Northeastern University
Northwestern University
Oregon State University
Paris 7
Rowan University
Ruhr-Universitat Bochum
Stanford University
State University of New York System-Stony Brook University
Syracuse University
Tel Aviv University
Temple University
Trinity College Dublin
University of California-Berkeley
University of California-Los Angeles
University of California-Santa Barbara
University of Central Florida
University of Chicago
University of Colorado System
University of Colorado-Boulder
University of Connecticut
University of Georgia
University of Massachusetts-Amherst
University of Oxford
University of Pennsylvania
University of Virginia
University of York
Waseda University
Wesleyan University
Yale University


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*Data has been collected and reported in accordance with the National Association of Colleges and Employers Standards and Protocols for the Collection and Dissemination of Graduating Student Initial Outcomes Information for Undergraduates. For data collected at graduation, see Wesleyan’s Office of Institutional Research.

**Employment refers to the percentage of graduates that are employed full time or part time, including entrepreneurs, on temporary/contract work assignment, freelancers, those in postgraduate internships or fellowships, and other work categories.

***Students not seeking employment or continuing education indicated a number of reasons, including intentions for travel, volunteer work, performing arts auditions, and preparation for graduate school.

****Other refers to specific intentions toward volunteer work, military service, or service organizations.