Fast Facts - School of Economics and Business

Admissions Data:

High School Average
 20122013201420152016
Accounting91.091.891.390.490.9
Business Economics90.590.690.490.490.2
Economics90.790.391.291.690.1

 

Average SAT scores
 20122013201420152016
Accounting11371154112811211117
Business Economics11351122111411031097
Economics11811148116811741139

 

Undergraduate Degrees Awarded and Headcount Enrollment:
 2015-16 Degrees Awarded Fall 2016 Headcount Enrollment
Accounting25182
Business Economics141596
Economics729
TOTAL 173807

 

The Fall 2016 survey of alumni shows that 82.1% were employed in their first job within three months of graduation, and 10.7% were employed within three to six months.  85.7% reported their first job was related to their undergraduate major. The table below indicates the alumni distribution of employment by functional field.

 
Initial Employment by Field:
Accounting25%
Finance21%
General Management4%
Human Resources7%
Information Systems0%
Marketing4%
Operations/Production Management11%
Sales7%
Other21%


Graduate Studies Data:

28.6% of alumni pursued graduate studies.  For example, alumni reported pursuing graduate degrees at these universities:  Columbia University, Fordham University, Binghamton University, Union University, Brooklyn College, Clarkson University, Buffalo University, Utica College, St. Rose, and St. John’s University.