SUNY Oneonta

First Destinations & Graduate Outcomes



What is the next stop for new SUNY Oneonta alumni?

First Destinations for the Class of 2016



Key facts and figures for recent graduates


Reported their employment

Reported their employment is related
to their major field of study


Found a job

Secured a full-time job within six months of graduation for those who indicated they were seeking employment.



Accepted into a graduate program

Accepted to take additional coursework
for those who indicated they were
continuing their education.


Mean annual starting salary

Mean annual starting salary
reported for full-time employment
among 134 recent graduates.



71 unique programs

Continuing their education in 63
unique programs at 56 unique
institutions across the country.


317 unique job titles

Have 277 unique job titles at 374
unique employers across the country.



Most common fields of employment are:

Education Retail Sales Healthcare

Communications Broadcasting Entertainment Advertising Marketing

Source for all data: SUNY Oneonta 2016 First Destination Survey based on a 53% knowledge rate. A knowledge rate consists of SUNY Oneonta August 2015, December 2015, and May 2016 graduates' plans after graduation reported within six months after degree completion via the First Destination Survey, LinkedIn, and phone conversations with or email messages to SUNY Oneonta employees.



Where's your next stop?
Tell us: Complete the First Destination Survey.