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The University of Mary Washington

38 Alums took the salary survey

UMW Alumni Salary over Time

The University of Mary Washington Salary over time
UMW Salaries
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UMW Salaries

$45,482Starting Annual Salary
$67,22210 Year Annual Salary

Said that UMW contributed

15.79%75-100% to their career success
39.47%50-75% to their career success
13.16%25-50% to their career success
31.58%0-25% to their career success

Had the employment status

0.00%Self Employed
0.00%Top Management
52.63%White Collar workers
7.89%Pink Collar workers
0.00%Blue Collar workers
0.00%Entry Level employees
39.47%Unemployed.

Life Satisfaction

63.16%Are satisfied with their current job.
71.05%Said things are generally going well.
39.47%Are still in the field they majored in in college.

Reputation & Preparedness

Help from Reputation4.9
Preparedness for Real world5.8
Most Frequently mentioned Graduate Jobs
Assistant (7), Manager (4), Underwriter (2), Producer (2), Research (2),
% went on to Graduate or Professional Ed.
33.3%
... They think they have the reputation of a Harvard, but the simple fact is that nobody has heard of UMW, so what makes them think employers will h...Read full comment
... the academics are not very focused on the real world ...Read full comment
... They know a great deal about the subjects they teach, and have amazing real world experiences ...Read full comment
... Even if you decide to attend and make good grades at Mary Washington, transferring to another school can be a pain (mainly because other VA schoo...Read full comment
... I can only speak for my major, but the department professors are great and will help you pick out the right graduate school and develop a real f...Read full comment
... On the other hand, I think the majors are outdated and the administration needs to work on that to make them real world majors ...Read full comment
... This leads me to 3- 3) Employers and recruiters understand that UMW is a legit institution with an excellent presence in the Federal govt (it ...Read full comment
... The good thing about the school is that employers know its reputation concerning academics and thus a solid B average from UMW means more than t...Read full comment
... For anyone who expects to being entering into the "real world" when they get to college, this place isn't for you ...Read full comment
... I can honestly say that I wasted half my college career at an all out terrible school that made me completely miserable ...Read full comment
... Career services is unhelpful and just tells you to check usa jobs ...Read full comment
... The professors were great (for the most part) and the courses challenging, but I would have liked more career direction ...Read full comment
... After this comes real life, and in America that means your parents are going to kick you out and you'll have to share an apartment with a friend ...Read full comment
... " I agree with what has been said: you can acquire knowledge at UMW; and then again, you can get a piece of paper to get you in an employer ...Read full comment
... The students here are nice but they are barley getting a real world experience at this school; the academics at UMW apply shielding yourself with...Read full comment
... They know a great deal about the subjects they teach, and have amazing real world experiences ...Read full comment
... I agree with previous posters; this school is not geared towards the real world at all ...Read full comment
... I look forward to seeing you all sometime, I have one more year of fun at UMW before the real world- I could only hope to have as many great m...Read full comment
... as for academics, don't expect much support from faculty or advisors if you want to pursue a curriculum or career path that's unpopular or at...Read full comment
... This school and my internshhips through the school prepared me intellectually and socially for the real world ...Read full comment
... Mary Washington prepared me for my career by providing me opportunities to do extensive fieldwork before I graduated ...Read full comment
... These students need more experience with the real world ...Read full comment
... I received my first failing grade here in my entire school career and even though I did extra credit and showed up in my professor's office every...Read full comment
... I don't think a single employer has ever cared whether I went to MWC, UVA or Harvard ...Read full comment
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