Class of 2022 Outcomes ReportMethodology

  • The 2022 Outcomes Report includes Northwestern students who completed degrees from the fall of 2021 through the summer of 2022.

  • Information was collected during a six-month period following commencement in May.

  • Data was compiled by Northwestern’s Compass Center for Career & Calling using the First-Destination Survey of the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) and following NACE guidelines and protocols.

  • Northwestern's survey response rate of 99.5% significantly exceeds the national standard of 65% set by NACE.