Alumni Career Outcomes


Alumni Career Outcomes

The average time to PhD for trainees in the last 10 years is 5.7 years (not including leaves of absence). The retention and PhD completion rate is higher than 90%. 

The information below was updated in fall 2015 and includes all PhD graduates who matriculated since 1974.













Career outcomes for graduates above include:

-Academic/Government Research (includes intramural NIH and US Army research)

- Industry Research and Development

- Diverse Careers (see below)

- Postdoctoral training

- Other (non-science careers and unknown)