Career Outcomes

Your success starts at Cal U.

Graduates of California University of Pennsylvania make their mark in all corners of the world, in industries both broad and niche. Our graduates consistently land impressive jobs in their fields or continue their education in distinguished graduate programs.

Why do top companies around the globe regularly hire Cal U grads? Our focus on experiential learning connects classroom coursework to marketable, real-word skills that give our students a competitive edge.   

Where Are Cal U Grads Now?

We surveyed more than 4,200 Cal U graduates from the classes of 2010-2015. Here's where they are now:

99%
are employed or pursing further education after graduation.
67%
are employed in work related to their field of study.

Top Five Industries for Cal U Grads

  • Education
  • Business
  • Health, Wellness and Fitness
  • Hospitals and Healthcare
  • Technology and Engineering

 

Top Employers of Cal U Alumni 

Top employers according to survey results of more than 4,200 Cal U graduates from the classes of 2010-2015.

 84 Lumber logo  Allegheny Health Network logo.  American Eagle Outfitters logo
 BNY Mellon logo.  Bombardier logo.  Cigna logo.
 Dicks Sporting Goods logo.  Enterprise logo.  Giant Eagle logo.

 

Other Top Employers

Employers

 

  • HarbisonWalker International
  • Highmark
  • Hilton Garden Inn
  • Hyatt Place
  • McKesson
  • Mylan
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
  • Pennsylvania State Police
  • Pittsburgh Public Schools
  • PLS Logistics Services
  • PNC
  • Prudential
  • Southwestern Human Services
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Steel Corp.
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • UPMC
  • UPS
  • YMCA

 

Undergraduate Career Outcomes by Major

Undergraduate Career Outcomes

Program Title

Degree

% Employed or Pursuing Further Education

Athletic Training

B.S.

100%

Communication Disorders

B.S.

100%

Biology Pre-Professional

B.S.

100%

Political Science

B.A.

100%

Political Science Pre-Law

B.A.

100%

Sociology

B.A.

100%

Earth Science

B.S.

100%

Psychology

B.A.

100%

History

B.A.

100%

Biology & Pre-Professional

B.S.

100%

Chemistry

B.S.

100%

Social Science

B.A.

100%

Social Work

B.S.W.

100%

Mathematics

B.A.

100%

International Studies

B.A.

100%

Theatre

B.A.

100%

Early Childhood Education Services

B.S.

100%

Nursing

BSN

100%

Gerontology

B.S.

100%

English

B.A.

100%

Wellness & Fitness

B.S.

99%

Sport Management Studies

B.S.

100%

Geology

B.S.

100%

Criminal Justice

B.S.

97%

Liberal Studies

B.A.

95%

Graphic Design

B.S.

100%

Anthropology

B.A.

100%

Professional Golf Management

B.S.

100%

Middle Level Services

B.S.

100%

Studio Art

B.F.A.

100%

Secondary Education

B.S.Ed.

100%

Graphics and Multimedia

A.S., B.S.

100%

Communication Studies

B.A.

100%

Computer Engineering Technology

A.S., B.S.

100%

Elementary Grades PreK-4

B.S.Ed.

100%

Physical Therapist Assistant

A.A.S.

100%

Business Administration

B.S.

100%

Biology

B.S.

100%

Technology Education

B.S.Ed.

100%

Computer Science

B.S.

100%

Geography

B.A.

100%

Computer Information Systems

B.S.

100%

Legal Studies

B.A.

100%

Elementary Grades PreK-4/Special Education

B.S.Ed.

100%

Art

B.A.

100%

Commercial Music Technology

B.S.

100%

Parks and Recreation Management

B.A.

100%

Industrial Technology

A.S.

100%

Technology Management

B.S.

100%

Science and Technology Multidisciplinary Studies

B.S.

100%

Physics

B.A.

100%

Electrical Engineering Technology

A.A.S., B.S.

100%

Environmental Studies

B.S.

100%

Middle Level Grades 4 -8 with Special Education

B.S.Ed.

100%

Middle Level Grades 4-8

B.S.Ed.

100%

 

 

Graduate Career Outcomes by Major

Graduate Career Outcomes

Program Title

Award

2011, 2012, 2013

2012, 2013, 2014

2013, 2014, 2015

Advanced Studies in Secondary Ed

 

100%

100%

100%

Applied Criminology

M.A.

N/A

100%

100%

Athletic Training

M.S.

100%

100%

100%

Business Administration

M.B.A.

96%

96%

100%

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

M.S.

100%

100%

100%

Communication Disorders

M.S.

100%

100%

100%

Early Childhood Education

M.Ed., Certification

100%

100%

100%

ESL Education

M.Ed., Certification

100%

100%

100%

Exercise Science & Health Promotion

M.S., Certificate

100%

100%

100%

Legal Studies

M.S.

94%

96%

93%

Master of Arts Teaching

M.A.T.

100%

100%

100%

Nursing Administration & Leadership

M.S.N.

100%

100%

100%

PreK-4 Education

M.Ed.

100%

100%

100%

Principals Program

M.Ed.

100%

100%

100%

Reading Specialist

M.Ed., Certificate

100%

100%

100%

School Counseling

M.Ed.

95%

100%

100%

School Psychology

M.S.

100%

100%

100%

Social Work

M.S.W

100%

100%

100%

Special Education

M.Ed., Certification

100%

100%

100%

Sport Management Studies

M.S., Certificate

99%

98%

98%

STEM Education

M.Ed.

100%

100%

100%

Technology Education

M.Ed.

98%

100%

100%

   

99%

99%

100%