Career Placement - Plant Pathology



Ph.D. students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
94% 0% 0% 0%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Molecular Biologist, Research Scientist, Post Doc, Gleason Lab, Asst Professor, Mycology, Assistant Professor, Biology, Post Doc

Response rate: 94%

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Master's students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
73% 0% 15% 9%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Self Pollinated Manager, Supply Chain Coordinator, Trialing Manager, Regulated Trials Manager, Soybean Product Coordinator, Research, Field Stewardship Specialist, Extension Program Specialist Ii, Lab Assistant, Product Scientist

Response rate: 100%


* The above data is 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.