Career Placement Outcomes - Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering

Doctoral Students Between 2011 and 2018

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
63.3% 0% 0% 7.4%

Response rate: 70.6%

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Master's Students Between 2011 and 2018

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
59.4% 2.4% 12.8% 1.4%

Response rate: 75.9%


Roles and Workspace for 2019 Doctoral and Master's Graduates

  4-year college/master's university For-profit company: Agriculture For-profit company: Manufacturing Government Research university Other
Engineering   3 1      
Extension/Outreach/Informal       1    
Faculty         1 1
Postdoc       1 2  
Research Staff         3  
Other 1         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.