University of Arkansas

Walton College

The Sam M. Walton College of Business

Employment Outcomes

Undergraduate, Fall 2015 - Spring 2016

  • 90% knowledge rate for these graduates.Employment Outcomes
  • 88% of job seeking graduates were employed at graduation.
  • $52,112 is the average salary for an undergraduate business major.
  • 58% of graduates were employed in the south (including Arkansas); Additional geographic disbursement is as follows: 26% employed in the southwest; 11% in the midwest; 2% in the west; 1% in the northeast, 1% in the mid-atlantic and 1% internationally.
  • Students receiving more than 1 job offer received an average of 3 job offers during their job search.
  • 14% of the fall and spring graduating classes, as a whole, will pursue advanced degrees after graduation.
  • 87% of students employed or continuing education utilized a Career Center service. 86% of the fall and spring graduating classes, as a whole, utilized a Career Center service.
  • 62% of the graduates indicated they had participated in a work experience or internship while in school. 93% of those students who worked while in school indicated "financial need" as the principle reason for working.

Average Undergraduate Salaries by Major, Fall 2015 - Spring 2016

Salaries by Major