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New Data Shows 95% Placement Rate for Aquinas Grads

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Results of the 2017 Aquinas College First Destination Survey show that 95 percent of 2016-17 graduates were employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation.

The survey, which follows the National Association of College and Employers (NACE) standards and protocol, was taken by Career Services in the AQ Advantage Center. Individuals who completed an undergraduate or graduate degree in 2016-17 were invited to participate via mail and email in November 2017.

The 95 percent placement rate is an increase of 3 percent over results from 2015-16 graduates.

Here is the breakdown of the 2017 responses:

  • 77.6%   Employed full or part-time

  • 13.2%   Graduate/professional school/and employed

  • 3.4%     Service/volunteer work

  • .3%       Military service