Our Grads Get Jobs
You attend college because you want to land your dream job. At Robert Morris University, 95% of our graduates have a job or are enrolled in graduate school within one year of graduation RMU students are more engaged in their careers and more likely to have professional or managerial positions than college graduates nationally, according to Gallup.
WIth more than 60 undergraduate degree programs and the reputation of a nationally ranked university, RMU helps its graduates enjoy great jobs and great lives.
Our Region Needs Your Skills
Over the next 10 years, employers in the Pittsburgh region will need to hire approximately 1.2 million people. Some of the highest demand fields include information technology, business and finance, engineering, and health care. A nationally ranked university, Robert Morris University is well poised to meet that challenge. We offer degree programs for all those careers and a host of others.
The average starting salary for Class of 2016 graduates is $49,202, up more than $1,000 from the Class of 2015's average.
Salaries by Major
|Computer Information Systems||$31,000-$120,000||$55,666|
|Cyber Forensics & Info Security||$35,000-$60,000||$50,720|
|Health Services Administration||$37,000-$70,000||$52,142|
Graduates by Industry
|Health Care, Insurance, Pharmaceuticals||24.7%|
|Accounting, Banking, Finance||14.0%|
|Consumer Products, Real Estate, Retailing||12.7%|
|Actuarial, Engineering, Manufacturing, Construction||12.4%|
|Hospitality, Food Service||6.8%|
|Advertising, Marketing, Sales||1.1%|
|Communications, Entertainment, Publishing||3.2%|
|Government, Law, Public Administration||3.8%|
|Computer, Information Systems||3.3%|
|Consulting, Human Resources, Management||2.4%|
Select Employment Destinations
|ALLEGHENY GENERAL HOSPITAL
ALLEGHENY TECHNOLOGIES INC.
GLOBAL BUSINESS TRAVEL
ERNST & YOUNG
GENERAL ELECTRIC DIGITAL
ALL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL
PEOPLES NATUAL GAS
PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES
WILLIS TOWERS WATSON
For more information, contact the Career and Professional Development Center at 412-397-6333 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Career and Professional Development Center at Robert Morris University surveyed members of the Class of 2016 utilizing a variety of methods, including telephone, email, U.S. mail, and social media channels including Facebook and LinkedIn to capture students’ post-graduation plans.
Undergraduate 2016 Post-Graduation Survey knowledge rate – 77% or 960 undergraduates.