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The University of Virginia

50 Alums took the salary survey

VIRGINIA Alumni Salary over Time

The University of Virginia Salary over time


$57,771Starting Annual Salary
$101,07110 Year Annual Salary

Said that VIRGINIA contributed

30.00%75-100% to their career success
36.00%50-75% to their career success
16.00%25-50% to their career success
18.00%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

8.00%Self Employed
8.00%Top Management
60.00%White Collar workers
8.00%Pink Collar workers
2.00%Blue Collar workers
2.00%Entry Level employees

Life Satisfaction

88.00%Are satisfied with their current job.
88.00%Said things are generally going well.
56.00%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation6.9
Preparedness for Real world6.8
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Director (6), Manager (6), Professor (5), Analyst (5), Teacher (5),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
... UVa does a terrific job of preparing graduates for their careers ...Read full comment
... One area I wish I had more help with would have been career counseling -- then again I may not have used all the resources available ...Read full comment
... I am well prepared to move forward in my career ...Read full comment
... I worked extremely hard to earn my MBA at the Darden School and was very well prepared for a career in business ...Read full comment
... They have some good resources like free career services, free counseling, and good financial aid if you can get it ...Read full comment
... Had I been in more of an academic environment rather than a social environment I might have done better in school which would have definitely hel...Read full comment
... With humanities electives abound, numerous research opportunities, and a good Career Services program, E-school definitely allows you to make th...Read full comment
... All in all, I don't regret my decision because I met my husband there and things worked out fine but without that in mind, I wish I had had an a...Read full comment
... Hurt me: deep abuse, backstabbing, I am now hiring and don't have any pool of people I know to ask, because UVa engineering students are all super...Read full comment
... People at UVA are so focused on their career plans that they don't spend time getting to know many people ...Read full comment
... My education at the University of Virginia is paramount in my career and in my development as a person ...Read full comment
... Many of my current and past employers have told me that they rarely hire UVa students right out of school because they can barely function in the...Read full comment
... The University does have a well deserved reputation for highly rated programs and good career connections in the mid-atlantic and the south ...Read full comment
... Hurt me: deep abuse, backstabbing, I am now hiring and don't have any pool of people I know to ask, because UVa engineering students are all super...Read full comment
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