Alderson Broaddus Releases Results of 2016 Graduate Survey

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Class of 2016 Reports 100 Percent Placement Within Six Months of Graduation

Philippi, W.Va. – Alderson Broaddus University placed 100 percent of their 2016 graduating class as employed or continuing education within six months on graduation.

“We are very proud of the class of 2016 and the fact that they reported a 0 percent unemployment rate,” said Teresa VanAlsburg, Director of Career Services.

Of the 188 graduates in the Class of 2016, 174 (93 percent) responded to the survey. Of the respondents, 52 percent reported being employed in their field of study. 21 percent of graduates were employed outside their field of study while 27 percent were continuing their education in graduate school.

“This is a testament to the education and preparation that they received while a student at Alderson Broaddus,” said VanAlsburg. “We strive to prepare our students to compete with the demands of the workforce, as well the expectations of graduate school programs.”