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  • Starting Salaries Climb 7.5 Percent for Class of 2014 Grads

     
    September 4, 2014—The overall average starting salary for Class of 2014 college graduates stands at $48,707, up 7.5 percent from the average of $45,327 posted by the Class of 2013 at this time last year, according to a new report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Nearly One-Third of College Class of 2014 Grads Had a Job at Graduation

     
    June 18, 2014—Slightly more than 30 percent of graduating college seniors from the Class of 2014 who applied for a job had one in hand prior to graduation, according to results of NACE’s 2014 Student Survey.
     

    Liberal Arts Majors Help Bolster Offer Rate for Class of 2014 Graduates

     
    May 29, 2014—The full-time job offer rate for graduating seniors who applied for a job has improved for the Class of 2014, according to results of a new survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Class of 2014: Top-Paid Liberal Arts Majors

     
    May 15, 2014—Majors in languages and literature were the top-paid among Class of 2014 liberal arts graduates at the bachelor’s degree level, according to results of a recent survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Intern Hiring Falls 3.4 Percent

     
    May 1, 2014—While employers plan to hire 1.3 percent more bachelor’s degree-level interns in 2014 than they did a year ago, overall intern hiring will fall 3.4 percent in 2014 from last year, according to results of a new survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    The Skills and Qualities Employers Value Most in Their New Hires

     
    April 24, 2014—When it comes to a job seeker’s skills and qualities, employers recruiting from the college Class of 2014 are looking for candidates who are decisive, can solve problems, are good communicators, and are analytical, according to results of a new survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    New College Graduate Hiring to Increase 8.6 Percent

     
    April 16, 2014—Employers expect to hire more new college graduates this year for their U.S. operations than they did last year, according to a new survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Starting Salaries Up 1.2 Percent for Class of 2014 Grads

     
    April 3, 2014—The average starting salary for new college graduates earning bachelor’s degrees has increased 1.2 percent over last year, according to a new report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Top Positions for Class of 2013 Business Graduates

     
    March 6, 2014—The top positions for business graduates from the Class of 2013 were various analyst and manager roles, according to a new report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Top Employers for Class of 2013 Liberal Arts Graduates

     
    February 20, 2014—Education services employers were the top employer for liberal arts graduates from the Class of 2013, according to a new report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Four Top-Hiring Industries for Class of 2013 Graduates Remain Unchanged

     
    January 28, 2014—The four top-hiring industries for Class of 2013 bachelor’s degree graduates remain the same as those in previous reports for this class, according to results of a survey recently conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Engineering Dominates List of Top-Paid Majors for Class of 2013 Grads

     
    January 21, 2014—Seven of the 10 top-paid majors for Class of 2013 bachelor’s degree graduates are engineering majors, according to a new report by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    Final Average Starting Salary for Class of 2013 Up 2.6 Percent

     
    January 9, 2014—The final overall average starting salary for Class of 2013 bachelor’s degree graduates increased 2.6 percent to $45,633 from the final overall average of $44,482 for the Class of 2012, according to results of a survey recently conducted by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

    The Candidate Skills/Qualities Employers Want

     
    October 10, 2013—When it comes to the importance of candidate skills and qualities, employers are looking for team players who can solve problems, organize their work, and communicate effectively, according to results of a new survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).
     

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