Northwestern Graduates Stand Out
First destination data shows that 99% of the Northwestern Class of 2021 were gainfully employed or continuing their education within 6 months of graduation. From landing jobs at some of the most sought-after companies to enrolling in the nation’s top graduate schools, it is clear that our graduates stand out.
Top industry choices for 2021 grads include education, business & finance, health care, human services, and science & technology.
Grad School Data
30 members of the Northwestern class of 2021 are enrolled in graduate programs ranging from lighting design to law.
Who Hired Them?
Northwestern’s 2021 graduates were hired by more than 146 different companies and organizations in positions that include include human resource analyst, accountant, math teacher, cancer research specialist, director of worship, pediatric nurse, and medical social worker. The average salary for graduates who are employed full time is $43,607. The maximum salary reported is $69,000.
Where They Landed
Since graduating from Northwestern, members of the class of 2021 are now living and working in 22 states and 3 countries around the world.
Of those graduates who reported their geographical location, 52% are living and/or working in Iowa.