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Florida Atlantic University

23 Alums took the salary survey

FAU Alumni Salary over Time

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$59,438Starting Annual Salary
$143,52910 Year Annual Salary

Said that FAU contributed

39.13%75-100% to their career success
13.04%50-75% to their career success
8.70%25-50% to their career success
39.13%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

17.39%Self Employed
0.00%Top Management
34.78%White Collar workers
8.70%Pink Collar workers
13.04%Blue Collar workers
4.35%Entry Level employees

Life Satisfaction

73.91%Are satisfied with their current job.
69.57%Said things are generally going well.
52.17%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation3.9
Preparedness for Real world5.8
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Controller (4), Commercial (3), Of (2), Sales (2), Engineer (2),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.

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... We are all adults here and what I think these people are failing to realize is that in the real world, you will have to learn and adapt to doing ...Read full comment
... I'd highly recommend going elsewhere if you want a real degree that is going to result in a real job with gainful employment ...Read full comment
... 0 from this place and did jack **** and not get hired anywhere since realistically you have no skill sets of a clue of how the real world works .....Read full comment
... The Greek organizations are just expensive connections, your basically buying yourself resume credentials considering they dont have any good par...Read full comment
... I have chosen to pursue a career in Law rather than Psychology as it is plagued with politics at the academic/research level and for that degr...Read full comment
... Yes, of course thats fun but theres definitely more to life, and unfortunately, most of us are thrown out into the real world when college is ove...Read full comment
... Students here have jobs, families, previous careers, or jobs they are trying to turn into a career ...Read full comment
... I have had a couple professors that absolutely challenged me and ensured that I was being given an opportunity to learn information relevant to m...Read full comment
... This is free, by the way, and besides being staffed by very chill people, the Night Owls offer some flexible employment, if you are so inclined ....Read full comment
... Let's face it, partying doesn't look as good on a resume as a degree does ...Read full comment
... I cannot believe the people who comment negatively about Florida Atlantic and how they prepare students for the real world ...Read full comment
... It also helped to have the opportunity of working while I was studying since I could build a resume with work experience ...Read full comment
... FAU prepared me for the real world because I have had several different careers since I graduated ...Read full comment
... Students here have jobs, families, previous careers, or jobs they are trying to turn into a career ...Read full comment
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