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This list shows the spot unemployment rate for each major, obtained from the 22,097 alumni who have taken our survey. 
The number of surveys, years, major, motivation levels and tenacity all play a role in employment rates, and overall employability. 
Not all the numbers are statistically significant — they are generated from varying survey data — use your best judgement
Major (sort)# Unemployment Rate
Average for all Majors22,097
6.83%
Accounting  
395
6.6% 
Aerospace Engineering  
80
6.3% 
Agriculture/Horticulture  
37
13.5% 
Animal Studies  
29
17.2% 
Anthropology  
85
7.1% 
Archaeology  
7
0.0% 
Architecture  
100
5.0% 
Architecture & Urban Planning Department  
25
16.0% 
Art & Design Department  
350
12.3% 
Astronomy  
11
0.0% 
Athletics/Training  
21
4.8% 
Automotive Engineering  
44
4.6% 
Biology  
563
5.9% 
Business - Management and Administration  
1772
7.5% 
Chemical Engineering  
72
4.2% 
Chemistry  
187
4.3% 
Civil Engineering  
143
12.6% 
Communications  
562
7.3% 
Computer Engineering  
122
6.6% 
Computer Science  
613
4.4% 
Criminal  
219
5.5% 
Cultures/Civilization  
14
21.4% 
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etc  
183
6.6% 
Economics  
417
4.6% 
Education  
1003
8.6% 
Electrical Engineering  
270
3.7% 
Engineering Department  
199
3.5% 
English  
633
5.1% 
Finance  
179
6.2% 
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etc  
154
5.8% 
Genetics  
6
0.0% 
Geography and Geosciences  
121
6.6% 
History/Histories (art history/etc.)  
480
5.8% 
Industrial Design  
14
21.4% 
Industrial Operations Engineering  
57
10.5% 
Interior Design  
49
14.3% 
Journalism  
144
7.6% 
Kinesiology  
27
3.7% 
Language - French/Spanish/etc.  
133
3.0% 
Linguistics  
12
16.7% 
Math  
215
7.0% 
Mechanical Engineering  
260
6.5% 
Meteorology  
8
0.0% 
Music - Composition/Theory  
32
9.4% 
Music - Performance  
144
7.6% 
Music Education  
92
2.2% 
Natural Resources  
22
13.6% 
Naval Engineering  
18
11.1% 
Neuroscience/Cognitive Science  
8
0.0% 
Nuclear Engineering  
5
0.0% 
Nursing  
317
8.5% 
Nutrition  
7
14.3% 
Other  
1145
10.1% 
Perfomance Arts  
84
8.3% 
Pharmacy  
50
4.0% 
Philosophy  
102
10.8% 
Physical Therapy/Exercise Science  
19
15.8% 
Physics  
91
6.6% 
Political Science  
628
5.1% 
PreDent and Dentistry  
9
0.0% 
PreLaw and Legal  
113
8.9% 
PreMed and Medical  
90
1.1% 
PreVet and Veterinary  
12
0.0% 
Psychology  
614
5.4% 
Public Health  
28
7.1% 
Public Policy  
48
4.2% 
Radiological Sciences  
6
0.0% 
Religion/Religious  
360
2.5% 
School of Information  
58
3.5% 
Social Work  
84
11.9% 
Sociology  
190
4.2% 
Telecommunications  
30
0.0% 
Undecided  
69
4.4% 
Urban Planning  
20
5.0% 
Video/Media  
36
11.1% 
Zoology  
26
11.5% 
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