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The University of Waterloo (Canada)

5 Alums took the salary survey

UW Alumni Salary over Time

The University of Waterloo Salary over time

UW Salaries

$36,881Starting Annual Salary
$200,00010 Year Annual Salary

Said that UW contributed

0.00%75-100% to their career success
20.00%50-75% to their career success
20.00%25-50% to their career success
60.00%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

20.00%Self Employed
0.00%Top Management
20.00%White Collar workers
0.00%Pink Collar workers
20.00%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees
40.00%Unemployed.
40.00%Are satisfied with their current job.
40.00%Said things are generally going well.
40.00%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation3.8
Preparedness for Real world4.2
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Entrepreneur (1), Manager (1), Project (1), Fellow (1), United (1),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
40%

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... Its a know fact that canadian employers throw away applications with non-white sounding names and dont give a damn if the person doesnt have a ca...Read full comment
... You can calculate things all day every day but it will never be equal to a real life test and what engineers make needs to be useful in the real ...Read full comment
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... In the end you're in the program to get out after 5 years and get a 70k+ salary or work in Silicon Valley and get alot of money ...Read full comment
... If you want to end up depressed and questioning your whole career path then please, go to Waterloo ...Read full comment
... No meaningful support is given from the co-op office and the system clearly favors employers over students ...Read full comment
... Of course, not all professors are that terrible, I can think of a few that made me continue to have faith in humanity, but in my experience, the ...Read full comment
... UW is a great school for certain things, especially computer science or computer engineering, as it sets the stage for a career in technology in S...Read full comment
... They are 100% employer focused and do not care about your coop experience at all ...Read full comment

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