7-Year Employment Rate for Trine Graduates Remains Above 99%
Friday, January 22, 2021

ANGOLA, IN - Trine University's average for employment or graduate school admission within six months of completing a degree remains above 99% for the past seven years, according to figures for its Class of 2020.

Trine's Class of 2020 reported a 97.1% rate, with 95% employed in their field of study.

In addition, the 2020 figures reflect 100% employment in two of the university's five main campus academic schools: the Ketner School of Business and the Franks School of Education. The Class of 2020 marked the eighth straight year all graduates of the Franks School of Education have been employed.

More than 80 percent of the Class of 2020 chose to work or go to graduate school in the region, and more than 60 percent chose to settle in the Hoosier state.

The university also continued to surpass national knowledge rates for graduate employment. Trine reported a knowledge rate of 86.6% for the Class of 2020, compared to a 64.8% national knowledge rate reported by the National Association of Colleges and Employers in 2018, the last year available.