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 2020 Graduate report

Where the Class of 2020 Has Landed


Employed and/or Continuing Education




Continuing Education



*84% 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.



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


connections with new employers


Personal 1:1 meetings with students


Internship/job opportunities posted

Breakdown By School

View the stats for the 2020 Graduate Report including sample employers and graduate schools.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

95% Placement Rate

  • 60% Employed
  • 25% Continuing Education
  • 10% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • Albany Molecular Research Inc.
  • Amazon

  • AmeriCorps
Crouse Hopsital
  • Enterprise

  • Exelon Corporation
  • Loring Consulting Engineers Inc
  • Saab Defense and Security USA
  • SRC

  • Tessy Plastics

  • Weatherworks
  • Wildlife Conservation Society

Sample Graduate Schools

  • Boston College
  • Charter School In the Bronx
  • Chatham University
  • CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • George Mason University
  • Grand Canyon University
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy
  • Oregon State
  • Pace University
  • Texas A&M University
  • University Of London
  • Villanova University
School of Business

99% Placement Rate

  • 82% Employed
  • 11% Continuing Education
  • 6% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • Bank of America
  • Dannible & McKee LLP
  • Ernst & Young
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Franklin Templeton
  • IBM
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Northwell Health
  • Paychex
  • Target Corporation
  • Turning Stone Resort Casino
  • Wegmans

Sample Graduate Shools

  • Albany Law School
  • Arkansas State University
  • Colorado State
  • East Carolina University
  • Florida State University
  • Kent State University
  • Liberty University
  • Northeastern University
  • SUNY Oswego
  • University of New South Wales
School of Communication, Media and the Arts

94% Placement Rate

  • 81% Employed
  • 7% Continuing Education
  • 6% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • 325 Productions
  • American High
  • Cumulus Media
  • Entercom
  • ESPN
  • HBO
  • Horizon Media
  • Inside Track Public Relations
  • Major League Baseball
  • NBCUniversal Media
  • Walt Disney World
  • Waterman Broadcasting

Sample Graduate Schools

  • Adelphi University
  • Georgetown University
  • Nazareth College
  • Sacred Heart University
  • SUNY Binghamton
  • SUNY Oswego
  • Syracuse University
  • University of New Hampshire
School of Education

98% Placement Rate

  • 48% Employed
  • 27% Continuing Education
  •  23% Employed & Graduate School

Sample Employers

  • ACR Health
  • Banker's Healthcare Group
  • Bishop's Commons at St. Luke
  • Elmcrest Children's Center
  • Liberty Resources
  • Oswego County Health Department
  • PM Pediatrics

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

  • Baruch College
  • Bridgewater State University
  • Concordia University-Nebraska
  • Grand Canyon University
  • LeMoyne College
  • Old Dominion University
  • Pace University
  • Purdue University - West Lafayette
  • Saint Thomas Aquinas College
  • St John Fisher College
  • Syracuse University
  • University of North Carolina-Wilmington

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 2021 Survey

(August 2020, December 2020, May 2021)

Class of 2022 Survey

(August 2021 December 2021, May 2022)