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Francis Marion University

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FMU Alumni Salary over Time

Francis Marion University Salary over time
FMU Salaries
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FMU Salaries

$32,743Starting Annual Salary
$33,03010 Year Annual Salary

Said that FMU contributed

17.07%75-100% to their career success
26.83%50-75% to their career success
4.88%25-50% to their career success
51.22%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

7.32%Self Employed
2.44%Top Management
34.15%White Collar workers
2.44%Pink Collar workers
9.76%Blue Collar workers
17.07%Entry Level employees

Life Satisfaction

43.90%Are satisfied with their current job.
51.22%Said things are generally going well.
29.27%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation3.9
Preparedness for Real world5.2
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Assistant (7), Teacher (5), Director (5), Researcher (4), Research (4),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
... I was offered numerous internships with local banks and brokerage firms, one of which materialized into full-time employment upon my graduation ...Read full comment
... They used to have an office of career services and they closed it not because they didn't want to have it but they couldn't get their students jo...Read full comment
... These are great opportunities for students interested in going on to graduate or professional schools as well as resume builders ...Read full comment
... It has made me more responsible as an individual, and is preparing me for the real world ...Read full comment
... Because fmu doesn't have any career services ...Read full comment
... They teach you the value of a good resume, personal skills, and knowledge of skills required ...Read full comment
... Welcome to the real world and the big, ugly nasty truth ...Read full comment
... As soon as I removed fmu from my resume, I received three interviews in one month ...Read full comment
... If are having the same problem, like me, I would strongly recommend applying without FMU's name on your resume ...Read full comment
... My friend suggested I shouldn't include Capella on my resume because "this school may be my problem" ...Read full comment
... Welcome to the real world and the big, ugly nasty truth ...Read full comment
... The university prepares the student to go out into the real world and start a great career ...Read full comment
... Francis Marion is a wonderful institution of higher learming the helps you prepare for the real world ...Read full comment
... Welcome to the real world and the big, ugly nasty truth ...Read full comment
... As some people have said this school doesn't prepare you for the real world ...Read full comment
... In summary, the value of a higher education to the market place is to filter or label students for potential employers ...Read full comment
... The professors in the biology department push you to learn and apply it outside the classroom and I know each and every professor that has made a...Read full comment
... The university prepares the student to go out into the real world and start a great career ...Read full comment
... Welcome to the real world and the big, ugly nasty truth ...Read full comment
... Students at other schools are trained by professionals who have real world experience 2 ...Read full comment
... Welcome to the real world and the big, ugly nasty truth ...Read full comment
... FMU’s degree is garbage to employers in Florence ...Read full comment
... Welcome to the real world and the big, ugly nasty truth ...Read full comment
... Now, I am back on a career track ...Read full comment
... Even if it continues to be, no employer would be interested in my resume ...Read full comment
... I am graduating with a second BA within six months, but I am not eager to place that on my resume ...Read full comment
... FMU prepared me for a successful career in research sciences ...Read full comment
... There is also a major issue of employment ...Read full comment
... They teach you the value of a good resume, personal skills, and knowledge of skills required ...Read full comment
... You have to get involved by sending ur resume to different places while still in school ...Read full comment
... Most of them don't even have the appropriate education or real world experience to teach in college ...Read full comment
... FMU is a challenge and I am very grateful because the real world isn't slack, and your education shouldn't be either ...Read full comment
... Now I am paying for my school but I know I am getting better education and I have better career prospects ...Read full comment
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