Undergraduate Immediate Post-Grad Plans 2009-2018

Commitment to Employment or Grad School

Over the past eight years, most Brown graduates have obtained employment or pursued advanced degrees shortly after graduating. Some report other endeavors, which include fellowships/scholarships, traveling, and volunteering.

Breakdown of Undergraduate Post-Graduate Plans 2009-2018 

Class Year 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Percent Employed 56% 61% 66% 65% 65% 69% 69% 70% 70% 71%
Percent Graduate or Professional Studies 27% 23% 22% 24% 22% 22% 20% 21% 20% 22%
Percent Other Endeavors 17% 16% 12% 11% 13% 9% 11% 9% 10% 7%
Class Size 1,443 1,488 1,552 1,591 1,519 1,592 1,635 1,584 1,572 1,706
Number of Graduates w/Data 
1,207
1,235
1,260
1,321
1,265
1,329
1,352
1,337 1,317 1,411
Knowledge Rate 
84%
83%
81%
83%
83%
83%
83%
84% 84% 83%