Lynchburg College Recent Alumni
Institutional Effectiveness July 2006 Career Services
Alumni Outcomes for Recent Graduates of Lynchburg College
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the employment prospects for our graduates?
Employment opportunities are strong for our alumni: 98% report either employment or
enrollment in graduate school. 90% of alumni indicate that they were prepared for the workforce.
32% secured their first job prior to graduation.
78% report employment within 3 months of graduation.
87% report employment within 6 months after graduation
National average: 75% within 3 to 6 months after graduation
What is the typical starting salary for Lynchburg College graduates for a first job?
The typical graduate (35%) reports an annual salary within the range of 30,000 to 39,999 dollars
for their first full time job after college.
However, 15% of the recent graduates indicate a salary of $40,000 or higher.
And 29% of graduates indicate the first job salary was in the $20,000 to $29,999 range.
Some graduates elected part-time work and others preferred not to provide us with salary data.
Source: Recent Alumni Survey administered in Spring 2006 and College Records
What percentage of Lynchburg College graduates go on to graduate school within 3 years?
What schools do they attend?
Specialized programs such as: VA College of Osteopathic Medicine, St. Georges Univ.
School of Veterinary Medicine, Jefferson College of Health Sciences, University of
Richmond School of Law, Princeton Theological, Lexington Theological, Digital Media Arts
Nearby schools such as: Lynchburg College, George Mason University, Old Dominion
University, UVA, Virginia Tech, West Virginia University, Winston-Salem State University,
Marymount University, University of South Carolina
Schools across the country such as: Loyola, University of Texas, Universi