StudentsReview :: Florida State University - Alumni of FSU
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
University of Florida -- Gainesville, FL
University of Central Florida -- Orlando, FL
Florida Atlantic University -- Boca Raton, FL

  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.

Florida State University

58 Alums took the salary survey

FSU Alumni Salary over Time

Florida State University Salary over time
FSU Salaries
FSU Careers

FSU Salaries

$53,434Starting Annual Salary
$109,11110 Year Annual Salary

Said that FSU contributed

20.69%75-100% to their career success
36.21%50-75% to their career success
12.07%25-50% to their career success
31.03%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

8.62%Self Employed
10.34%Top Management
51.72%White Collar workers
3.45%Pink Collar workers
5.17%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees

Life Satisfaction

65.52%Are satisfied with their current job.
72.41%Said things are generally going well.
48.28%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation5.7
Preparedness for Real world6.1
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Manager (7), Lauren (6), Ralph (6), Shirts (6), Teacher (6),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
... After graduating as a mechanical engineering I felt extremely unprepared for any real design jobs, and companies with nice jobs don't even bo...Read full comment
... Study hard and party hard - you'll find the EXACT same formula applies in "the real world" ...Read full comment
... If you are successful, you'll change jobs several times in your career ...Read full comment
... The university provides an excellent facility for learning, and for the most part the staff are well qualified and provide students with applica...Read full comment
... I was very involved in extra curricular activities and that has played into my career success as much as classroom work ...Read full comment
... However, I got a great grasp of the real world at FSU, and have been inspired to do something better; even if that means leaving the university ....Read full comment
... I should not have expected the school to help me find employment after I graduated, and I should not have listened to their "ivory tower" presen...Read full comment
... It also has tons of name recongnition (who cares if it's football, at least people know it, and that's what matters in the real world ...Read full comment
... It did not give me enough real world experience and most of what I learned did not help me find a job ...Read full comment
... While the merchandizing track offered students internships, there was absolutely zero career guidance or opportunities for the design students ....Read full comment
... Keep learning ~ it's a life long process, but get a Masters Degree because undergraduate degrees are a dime a dozen today and generally won't com...Read full comment
... Life in general isn't easy, and all the crap you go through (professors being difficult, lack of friendly people) just help to further prepare...Read full comment
... There are also a lot of boring, unmotivated losers as well as people who think a college degree is just a career certificate ...Read full comment
... Find a career that you will exited about, not just one to make you money ...Read full comment
... Students and Parents should find a school that is beneficial to the learning process needed to find a career ...Read full comment
Florida State University
Florida State University
Florida State University
Compare FSUSave FSU

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college tuition an... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→