First Destinations for the Graduating Class of 2021

Semesters included: August 2020, December 2020 and May 2021

 

First Destination Survey Highlights

Each semester, the Baylor University Career Center surveys graduating students regarding their plans upon graduation.

99%
of graduating students responded to our First Destination Survey
87%
of students have success* within 6 months of graduation
85%
of students seeking employment were placed within 6 months of graduation

*Success is defined as accepting full or part time employment, accepting attendance into a graduate school program, enlisting in the armed forces, as well as participating in a program of voluntary service.

 


 

Distribution of Post-Graduation Plans for Undergraduate Students:
distribution graphic chart
  • Accepted Full Time: Students that reported as having accepted a full time job opportunity.
  • Accepted Graduate School: Students that reported as having accepted enrollment into a graduate school program.
  • Accepted Part Time: Students that reported as having accepted a part time job opportunity upon graduation.
  • Still Seeking Employment: Students that reported as still seeking a full time job opportunity.
  • Still Seeking Graduate School: Students that reported as still seeking enrollment into a graduate school program.
  • Other: Students that reported serving in the United States Armed Forces or participating in a program of voluntary service.

 


 

Employment Information: Top Employers, Average Salary / Bonus and Internship Information.
$55,000
Average Salary
$6,385
Average Bonus
1,298
students reporting having completed an internship while at Baylor

 

Top Employers hiring Baylor University Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate Employers 2021

 

Reported Employment Locations for Undergraduate Students

Below are the totals for employment locations of Baylor graduates. The darker the state, the more students that responded to the survey as having accepted employment in that state.

Map 2021

 


 

Graduate School Information:

Reported universities into which students have accepted enrollment.

 

183
students continuing their education at Baylor
88%
of students that applied for a graduate school were accepted

 

Below are the other top graduate school programs that students are enrolling into; note that the Baylor University acceptances have been removed from this chart as there were many more Baylor acceptances than any other institution.

 

Undergraduate Graduate Schools 2021

 


 

Disclaimer:
Data presented here does not include graduates from: Baylor University Law School, George W. Truett Theological Seminary, or the Louise Herrington School of Nursing.