Class of 2018:
Where have they landed?
Ninety-six percent of graduates from Boston College’s Class of 2018 were employed, enrolled in graduate school, or involved in a fellowship or volunteer experience according to survey results released by Institutional Research, Planning & Assessment (IRPA) and the Career Center. The findings, which place BC among the top universities nationwide, underscore the value of a BC education and showcase the impressive accomplishments of the students who earned their diplomas last year.
First destinations interactive dashboard
Use the links below to explore first destinations of graduates by school, major, industry, location, and more.
Among the Class of 2018 entering the workforce
in financial services and real estate
Companies include: CitiBank, JP Morgan, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte
in healthcare, life & physical sciences, and environment
Companies include: Mass General Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Mayo Clinic
in business, consulting, and management
Companies include: Amazon, Google, TJX Companies, Dell
19% attended graduate school
The top five programs of study were STEM (17%), Law (17%), Education (14%), Business (13%), and Medicine (6%). Graduate schools attended include: BC, Columbia, Duke, University of Chicago, University of Notre Dame, University of Virginia, and University of Pennsylvania, among others.
3.4% engaged in service or fellowships
The Jesuit Volunteer Corps, City Year, and Peace Corps were the most popular volunteer commitments among 2018 graduates, while Fulbright study, Global Advocate Fellowship, and Alliance of Catholic Education were top fellowship choices.
of students used a Boston College Career Center resource to secure their employment