Graduate Outcomes

Students and families want to know that SUNY Oswego is the best choice for discovering a meaningful career path, confirming choices through academic rigor and experiential activities, and successfully launching at the highest possible level. As an institution, we are committed to accomplishing these goals and our numbers prove it.

Our graduate reports provide an overview of employment, continued education, and geographic distribution data for each class within one year of graduation.

View the 2019 Graduate report

Where the Class of 2019 Has Landed

94%

Employed and/or Continuing Education

78%

*Employed

11%

Continuing Education

5%

Both

*89% of those working full-time are in their field of choice.

How Career Services Helps Students Succeed

Each year, Career Services provides students and alumni with countless opportunities to further their career development.

 

99%

of students report that our intern staff met or exceeded their expectations

9,000+

connections with new employers

3,500+

Personal 1:1 meetings with students

19,000+

Internship/job opportunities posted

Breakdown By School

View the stats for the 2019 Graduate Report including sample employers and graduate schools.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

92% Placement Rate

  • 67% Employed
  • 17% Continuing Education
  • 8% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • Adventures in Missions
  • Aerospace and Marine International
  • BAE Systems Inc.
  • Bristol Myers Squibb
  • Elmcrest Children's Center
  • IBM
  • Lockheed Martin
  • NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
  • SRC
  • Walt Disney World
  • Wegmans
  • Under Armour

Sample Graduate Schools

  • Baruch College
  • Columbia University
  • Hofstra University
  • John Jay College
  • New York University
  • Pace University
  • St. John's University Law School
  • Stony Brook University
  • SUNY Oswego
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • The College of Saint Rose
School of Business

99% Placement Rate

  • 90% Employed
  • 6% Continuing Education
  • 3% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • Amazon
  • Bank of NY Mellon
  • Enterprise Holdings
  • Ernst and Young
  • Indeed.com
  • Jet Blue Airways
  • Microsoft
  • Morgan Stanley
  • PepsiCo
  • The Hershey Company
  • Yelp
  • Exelon

Sample Graduate Shools

  • Bethel University
  • Citadel
  • Florida International University
  • Franklin University
  • John Hopkins University
  • Niagara University
  • Seton Hall University
  • St. Joseph's College
  • SUNY Oswego
  • Syracuse University
  • University at Albany
  • Utica College
School of Communication, Media and the Arts

92% Placement Rate

  • 83% Employed
  • 6% Continuing Education
  • 3% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • ABC News
  • Amazon
  • CBS Sports
  • CXTec
  • Ellen DeGeneres
  • Fox News
  • Heart Radio
  • Katz Media Group
  • MLB Network
  • NewsChannel 9 WSYR
  • Praxis Public Relations
  • Terakeet

Sample Graduate Schools

  • Binghamton University
  • Boston University
  • Hofstra University
  • James Madison University
  • Johnson and Whales
  • Liberty University
  • Sacred Heart University
  • SUNY Brockport
  • SUNY New Paltz
  • SUNY Oswego
  • Syracuse University
  • University of Vermont
School of Education

97% Placement Rate

  • 73% Employed
  • 16% Continuing Education
  •  8% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • AmeriCorps
  • Elmcrest Children's Center
  • Helio Health
  • Hillside Family Agency
  • NYPD
  • NYS Department of Health
  • Oswego County Department of Social Services
  • Oswego County Opportunities
  • Spanish Action League

We have relationships with various districts in counties throughout NYS and beyond, such as; Syracuse City School District, Fayetteville-Manlius School District, Oswego City School District, Watertown City School District, Victor Central School District and more!

Sample Graduate Schools

  • Ball State University
  • Drexel University
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
  • Hofstra University
  • Liberty University
  • Mt. Saint Mary
  • Nazareth College
  • Pace University
  • Springfield College
  • SUNY Oswego
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Touro College
  • Western New England College

After completing her degree at Oswego, Samira is pursuing her Master of Science in Applied Psychology degree at the University of Southern California.

After graduating, Kaitlyn is now pursuing a degree at the University of Denver Sturm's College of Law.

After completing his degree, Josh became a Production Assistant at WROC TV Channel 8.

Graduate Reports

Our graduate reports provide an overview of employment, continued education, and geographic distribution data for each class within one year of graduation.

Report on Your Success

Career Services collects information about our recent graduates — where they live and work, what they are studying, and more. If you’ve graduated within the year let us know where you’ve landed!

Class of 2020 Survey

(August 2019, December 2019, May 2020)

Class of 2021 Survey

(August 2020, December 2020, May 2021)