Career Placement Outcomes - Computer Science

Doctoral Students Between 2011 and 2018

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
87.5% 0% 1.8% 3.6%

Response rate: 92.9%

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 2018

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
74.1% 0.7% 13.3% 4.5%

Response rate: 92.5%


Roles and Workspace for 2019 Doctoral and Master's Graduates

  4-year college/master's university For-profit company For-profit company: Agriculture For-profit company: Health For-profit company: Information Technology Non-government organization (NGO's - International Non-profit Research university Other
Engineering   2 1 1 6   1 2  
Faculty 1                
IT (Information Technology)       1 8 1   1 2
Postdoc               1  
Product Development         1       1
Research Staff 1       1     1  
Other         2        

* 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.