Boston College Fact Book 1996 - 1997


Long-Term Career Plans
Class of 1996
Career FieldRankPercent
Business, industry1 19.0%
Medicine (all fields)2 17.7%
Law310.6%
Teaching, administration (elementary, secondary)47.4%
University/college teaching, research56.5%
Communications - media, advertising, journalism66.1%
Human/social services7 5.2%
Government, politics8 4.2%
Arts - studio, performing, writing92.5%
Social sciences (nonacademic)101.9%
University/college administration111.4%
Computer science121.3%
Environment, natural resources121.3%
Sports/recreation13 1.1%
Undecided7.8%
Other6.0%
100.0%
Source: Office of Enrollment Management Research, Spring 1996 Senior Survey (1,222 responding of 1,999 seniors)

Date Posted: April 3, 1997
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