Career Placement Outcomes - Chemistry



Doctoral Students Between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
87% 1% 4% 8%

Response rate: 97%

National Employment Statistics The National Science Board (NSB) infographic tool showing long-term career trajectories showing the diverse possibilities for this discipline.


Master's Students Between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
58% 8% 21% 8%

Response rate: 96%


Roles and Workspace for 2017 Doctoral and Master's Graduates

  4-year college/master's university Research university
Postdoc 1 2
Research Staff 1  
Other   1

* The above data are based on data from an employment survey completed within 6 months after graduation. If the percentages do not add up to 100%, the remaining graduates were not seeking employment at the 6-month mark.