Graduate Outcomes


First Destinations

  • 30% Employment
  • 62% Graduate School
  • 0% Post-Graduate Service
  • 5% Fellowships
  • 0% Continuing Education
  • 3% Other

Top Locations

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  • Madison, WI
  • Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN
  • West Lafayette, IN


Positions Related to Career Goals

  • 20% Completely
  • 80% Moderately
  • 0% Slightly
  • 0% Not at All

Graduate Schools


Graduate Schools Data

Institution Degree Field of Study Location
Iowa State University MS materials science & engineering Ames, IA
Iowa State University PhD chemistry Ames, IA
MIT PhD chemistry Cambridge, MA
Northwestern University PhD chemistry Evanston, IL
Purdue University PhD chemistry West Lafayette, IN
Purdue University PhD organic chemistry West Lafayette, IN
University of Akron PhD polymer science Akron, OH
University of California PhD agricultural & environmental chemistry Davis, CA
University of California PhD environmental chemistry Davis, CA
University of Delaware PhD organic chemistry Newark, DE
University of Maine PhD environmental science Orono, ME
University of Minnesota PhD chemistry Minneapolis, MN
University of Nevada PhD hydrology & environmental chemistry Reno, NV
University of Oregon MS chemistry Eugene, OR
University of Pennsylvania MSEd secondary education Philadelphia, PA
University of Pittsburgh PhD chemistry Pittsburgh, PA
University of Texas PhD chemistry Austin, TX
University of Wisconsin PhD analytical chemistry Madison, WI
University of Wisconsin PhD neuroscience Madison, WI
Yale University PhD chemistry New Haven, CT
59% of students are accepted to their first or second choice graduate institution and program



  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • National Institutes of Health

Fellowships Data

Organization Location
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, GA
National Institutes of Health Bethesda, MD

Experiential Learning


Internships Data

Organization Field Location
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences environment/sustainability East Boothbay, ME
Discovery BioMed research/science Birmingham, AL
Eich, Werden & Steger, P.C. law/legal services Carroll, IA
Generation Teach education Boston, MA
iHeart Japan research/science Tokyo, Japan
INX International Ink Company research/science West Chicago, IL
Rapak research/science Romeville, IL
Truman Heritage Habitat for Humanity research/science Independence, MO

Research Data

Organization Field Location
Harvard University structural biology Boston, MA
National Cancer Institute protein isolation Bethesda, MD
New York University biochemistry New York, NY
Northwestern University molecular biology Chicago, IA
Oak Ridge National Laboratory chemistry Oak Ridge, TN
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory chemistry Richland, WA
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory materials chemistry Richland, WA
Stanford University biochemistry & biophysics Stanford, CA
University of Alabama chemistry Birmingham, AL
University of Delaware organic chemistry Newark, DE
University of Iowa synthesizing novel organic molecules Iowa City, IA
University of Missouri organic chemistry Columbia, MO
University of Missouri plant sciences Columbia, MO
Washington University in St. Louis organic chemistry St. Louis, MO
Off-Campus Study

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