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Graduate Student Alumni Share Their Opinions

October 23, 2012

UC Merced alumni who received master's or doctoral degrees since 2006 were invited to give feedback on their experiences at UC Merced as well as update their post-graduation employment and educational pursuits.

Here are highlights from those who completed the survey:

  • 94 percent of respondents reported feeling connected or very connected to UC Merced;
  • 78 percent of respondents are registered to vote;
  • 79 percent of those who responded said they are employed in California, 14 percent work in another U.S. state and 7 percent work in another country; and
  • of those who are employed, 72 percent work at public nonprofit organizations, 7 percent at private nonprofit organizations, 14 percent at private for-profit organizations and 7 percent work for the government.

Read the full report of survey responses.