Career Report: Class of 2009

Our annual Senior Survey yielded a 89% response rate with 249 of 280 seniors responding. Below is a result of our survey for the Class of 2009.

Employment
For the class of 2009, 51% of the respondents planned to work immediately after leaving CMC.

Industry

  • Accounting - 16%
  • Business - 9%
  • Consulting - 18%
  • Education/Nonprofit - 9%
  • Financial Services - 17%
  • Government/Law (Military) - 10%
  • Investment Banking - 10%
  • Science & Technology - 8%
  • Other - 1%

Graduate and Professional School
For the class of 2009, 16% of the respondents planned to attend graduate/professional school immediately after leaving CMC.

Top 5 academic fields of interest from highest to lowest were:

  • Medicine/Health - 17%
  • Science/Math - 17%
  • Business/Finance/Accounting - 12%
  • Law - 10%
  • Humanities - 10%

Fellowship or National Award
For the class of 2009, 5% of the respondents reported receiving a number of prestigious National Award or Fellowship including:

  • Capital Fellows - Executive Fellowship Program
  • Fulbright - Spain
  • Fulbright - Korea (2)
  • Fulbright - Nicaragua
  • Milosz Fellowship - Poland
  • National Institute of Health (5)
  • Projects for Peace (1)


For more information, contact:

Career Services Center
Heggblade Center
850 Columbia Avenue
Claremont, California 91711
(909) 607-7038
(909) 607-7385 FAX
careerservices@cmc.edu