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Hofstra University

22 Alums took the salary survey

HU Alumni Salary over Time

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$37,863Starting Annual Salary
$77,85710 Year Annual Salary

Said that HU contributed

27.27%75-100% to their career success
9.09%50-75% to their career success
18.18%25-50% to their career success
45.45%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

4.55%Self Employed
4.55%Top Management
45.45%White Collar workers
0.00%Pink Collar workers
4.55%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees
59.09%Are satisfied with their current job.
68.18%Said things are generally going well.
72.73%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation3.7
Preparedness for Real world5.4
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Of (3), Intern (3), Sales (3), Director (3), None (2),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.

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 Vice President Sales
... After sending out over 1000 resumes, and getting only ONE response ...Read full comment
... I've had great success academically on campus, getting outside help from my professors and going to the various Writing and Career centers on ca...Read full comment
... You can put it on your resume, but it probably won't make a hell of an impression ...Read full comment
... The faculty loves to brag that the program is so hands-on and innovative, when really it's just a bunch of teenagers with cameras running around ...Read full comment
... The point where I knew I was going to transfer was at the Hofstra career fair ...Read full comment
... If you can handle setting up your courses yourself, finding a job with little to no help from the career center, and don't mind being swarmed by ...Read full comment
... I like going here because it resembles people in the real world outside of college ...Read full comment
... Having been out in the real world for a while and having worked with grads of some elite universities, I find that they are rarely smarter than e...Read full comment
... Hofstra is a excellent representation of the real world with regards to the student body ...Read full comment
... These include free tutoring, computer labs, advisors, counseling services, a career center, and many many more ...Read full comment
... These people know the real world are always available to help and are very personal and make it their job especially in their major to know your ...Read full comment
... The classes are alright, the internship and career services are wonderful, the dorms are nice as far as dorms go, and the students are a mix of ev...Read full comment
... In terms of prestige, the university has a very good image to all local and major employers ...Read full comment
... These people are hired to help you and they will if you let them (it doesn't hurt to remind them where their salary is coming from:) ...Read full comment
... Hofstra is an okay place if you don't mind the crappy weather and shitty surrounding place and very career oriented particularly in business, bu...Read full comment
... It's easy to get a good grade, but how is this going to help us in the real world ...Read full comment
... Classes are mostly taught by tenured professors (except some of them decide to dislike you because of your presumed socioeconomic background whic...Read full comment
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