Central Michigan University Placements 2016-17 ,Mount Pleasant,USA

  • Mount Pleasant,USA
Aishwarya Bhatnagar

Central Michigan University records a placement rate of 73.4% in 2016, which is 1.7% higher than the 2015 placement rate. The graduates of 2016 at Central Michigan University were around 3,000+ and only 1,000+ of them responded to the graduate outcomes survey. The average annual salary was recorded at USD 39,000 approx and the highest number of students earned within the bracket of USD 30,000 - USD 39,000 in 2016. Most of the graduates were placed within 6 months of their graduation. 

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Central Michigan University Placement Highlights  

Placement Rate 

73.4% 

Knowledge Rate 

68% 

Average Salary 

USD 39,510 

Median Salary 

USD 41,000 

Total Respondents 

1,004 

Highest Response Rate 

Business Administration: 20.1% 

Higher Education Degree Pursuing 

Master’s degree: 66% 

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Central Michigan University Class Profile 2016-17 

There were 3,683 students who passed out from Central Michigan University in 2016-17 out of which, 56.5% of them were females and the rest were males. The average GPA of these graduates was recorded to be 3.19. In terms of ethnicity, the students belonged to the following ethnicities: 

  • White: 80.8% 
  • Black or African American: 6.8%  
  • Hispanic/Latino: 3.5% 
  • Asians: 0.8% 
  • American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.7% 

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Career Outcomes Survey 2016-17 

As per the career outcomes survey conducted for graduates of 2016 at Central Michigan University it was noted that the highest number of graduates were employed in a full time job while second highest number of students were employed in a part time job. Those graduates who were employed either full time or part time after graduating from Central Michigan University further described themselves as employed: 

  • As an entrepreneur: 3.6%  
  • In a temporary/contract work assignment: 15.4%  
  • As a freelancer: 1.4%  
  • In a postgraduate internship or fellowship: 3.2%  
  • In other work categories: 76.5% 

Other details related to career outcomes survey for Central Michigan University for 2016 are explained below: 

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College Wise Employment Rate 

The employment rate varies for each of the colleges of Central Michigan University for both full time and part time employment. Table below throws more light showing college wise data for students who were employed full time and part time in 2016: 

Central Michigan University Colleges 

Employed FT 2016 

Employed PT 2016 

College of Business Administration 

81%  

6% 

College of the Arts & Media 

57% 

18% 

College of Education & Human Services 

77% 

10% 

College of Health Professions 

42% 

9% 

College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences 

47% 

14% 

College of Science & Engineering 

61% 

6% 

College of Medicine 

72% 

5% 

As mentioned in the table above, the highest number of business administration graduates were employed full time in 2016 that is, 81% and College of Arts & Media graduates were highest employed in a part time job - 18% in the year 2016 after graduating from Central Michigan University. 

While those who were pursuing higher education after graduating from Central Michigan University were mostly enrolled for the following courses or degree programs: 

  • Professional certificate: 8.9%  
  • Associate's degree: 0.6%  
  • Bachelor's degree: 5.6%  
  • Master's degree: 65.4%  
  • Doctoral degree: 15.1%  
  • Other courses: 4.5%  

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Central Michigan University Industry Wise Hires  

The highest recruiting industry for Central Michigan University graduates in 2016 was recorded for Education K-12 followed by healthcare and professional business services industries. Industries and the percentage number of students hired are as follows: 

Industries Recruiting 

Central Michigan University Graduates 2016 

Education (K-12) 

14.4% 

Healthcare 

12.8% 

Professional Or Business Services  

10.6% 

Science And Technology 

9.1% 

Social Services / Non-Profit 

7.6% 

Finance, Insurance, Or Real Estate 

6.8% 

Government | Sales 

6.3% 

Media 

3.6% 

Education (Post-Secondary) 

1.8% 

Those graduates who were able to find a job for themselves also reported how relevant their jobs were with their actual degree programs of study at Central Michigan University in 2016, read on for the opinions shared by the graduates: 

  • Extremely related: 42.4% 
  • Moderately related: 21.7% 
  • Not at all related: 15.3% 
  • Somewhat related: 10.8% 
  • Slightly related: 9.9% 

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Central Michigan University Salary Stats 2016 

Maximum number of students earning between USD 30,000 - USD 39,000 fell in this slab after graduating from Central Michigan University in 2016. The table below summarises the different salary slabs along with the number of students earning that particular salary: 

Salary Slabs 

Total Respondents 

Central Michigan Graduates  

> USD 20,000  

66 

13.9% 

USD 20,000 - USD 29,000 

84 

17.7% 

USD 30,000 - USD 39,000 

127 

26.7% 

USD 40,000 - USD 49,000 

66 

13.9% 

USD 50,000 - USD 59,000 

56 

11.8% 

USD 60,000 - USD 69,000 

35 

7.4% 

USD 70,000 > 

41 

8.6% 

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Central Michigan University Job Roles & Employers 

Central Michigan University graduates of 2016 bagged job roles varying from entry level to top level positions. Some of the top job roles these graduates were working in were as follows: 

  • Account Manager / Executive 
  • Analyst 
  • Assistant / Associate Manager 
  • Business Office Coordinator 
  • CEO 
  • IT Director 
  • Design Engineer 
  • Engineer  
  • Healthcare Project Coordinator 
  • Teacher  

Some of the top employers who offered these job roles to Central Michigan University graduates of 2016 were: 

Central Michigan University Top Employers 2016 

Accenture 

LARA 

Best Friends Pet Care 

Miller Glass 

GRPS 

Blue 449 

Payless Shoesource 

Arbor Farms Market 

Sound Hearing, Beltone Inc. 

Collabera 

Citi Trends 

Carat 

General Motors 

Plante moran 

Healthquest 

Tim Hortons 

Quicken Loans Inc. 

Claddagh Coffee Cafe 

Gateway Pediatric Therapy 

Barnes and noble 

Ford Motor Co. 

Marathon Petroleum 

Volkswagen 

Echo Global Logistics 

Big Apple Bagel 

Meijer 

Radisson Hotel Lansing  

Neurocore 

Mayo Clinic 

Social Solutions, LLC 

Ironcad 

Detroit Regional Chamber 

ALDI 

Domino's Pizza 

Court One Athletic Clubs 

At&t 

Nissan 

Steelcase 

Holdens 

Autoneum 

JARC 

Hyland Software 

Aka headstart 

Midland Public Schools 

McLaren 

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Central Michigan University Placement FAQs 

Q. What level of educational qualification was required by Central Michigan University graduates of 2016 to get a job?

A. The students holding the following levels of study were able to get a job after graduating from Central Michigan University in 2016:
  • Those with Bachelor's degree: 66.2% 
  • High school diploma holders: 15.6% 
  • College pass outs: 6.7% 
  • Associate's degree holders: 4.7% 
  • High school pass outs: 2.7%

Q. Which types of organizations were Central Michigan University graduates' 16 working in?

A. Central Michigan University graduates' 16 were working in different types of organisations like - Accounting, Finance, Education, Child Care, Legal firms, PR, Marketing, Real Estate, HR, etc.

Q. Where was the maximum number of Central Michigan University graduates' 16 placed?

A. Maximum number of Central Michigan University graduates' 16 were placed in Miami and New York cities.   

Q. What kind of career development services are offered at Central Michigan University?

A. Central Michigan University offers various services for its students towards career development, some of them are:
  • Career advising and planning. 
  • Career assessments to choose the best possible career option. 
  • Career fairs and networking opportunities. 
  • Resume review and mock interview run throughs. 

Q. Where are Central Michigan University graduates’ 16 pursuing their higher education?

A. Central Michigan University graduates of 2016 were pursuing their higher education in institutions like - Wayne State University , SVSU, Michigan State University , Indiana University, etc.  

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Location
University CityMount Pleasant, Michigan, USA

Contact Details

Address

1200 S Franklin St, Mt Pleasant, MI 48859, United States
Mount Pleasant ( Michigan)

Email

grad@cmich.edu

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