Placement for May Undergraduate Students​

Each May, the Department of Forestry and Natural Resources conducts a placement survey of our graduates. Below is the compilation of the most recent raw data as reported in the replies. Data from previous years can be found by clicking here. For additional information about career placement, contact the FNR Office of Student Services at tconn@purdue.edu​ or 765-494-3591.

Placement Stats (PDF)

Aquatic Sciences
Employment Status
Spring 2017
Spring 2018
Spring 2019
Employed
2
2
1
Permanent Position (Full-time)
1


Post-Graduation Internship



Temp/Contract Position (Full- or part-time)
1
2

Not Specified


1
Graduate School

1
1
Studying Abroad
1


Military



Volunteering or Service Organization



Still Seeking Employment



Other Intentions



Total Number of Surveys Completed
3
3
2
Forestry
Employment Status
Spring 2017
Spring 2018
Spring 2019
Employed
9
10
11
Permanent Position (Full-time)
4
8
9
Post-Graduation Internship
1


Temp/Contract Position (Full- or part-time)
3
2
1
Not Specified
1

1
Graduate School


1
Studying Abroad



Military


1
Volunteering or Service Organization

1

Still Seeking Employment



Other Intentions

1

Total Number of Surveys Completed
9
12
13
Sustainable Biomaterials
Employment Status
Spring 2017
Spring 2018
Spring 2019
Employed
1
1
 
Permanent Position (Full-time)
1
1

Post-Graduation Internship



Temp/Contract Position (Full- or part-time)



Not Specified



Graduate School


1
Studying Abroad



Military



Volunteering or Service Organization



Still Seeking Employment



Other Intentions



Total Number of Surveys Completed
1
1
1
Wildlife
Employment Status
Spring 2017
Spring 2018
Spring 2019
Employed
15
17
14
Permanent Position (Full-time)
4
4
4
Post-Graduation Internship
1
1
1
Temp/Contract Position (Full- or part-time)
6
9
6
Not Specified
4
3
3
Graduate School
4
3
2
Studying Abroad



Military

1

Volunteering or Service Organization
2


Still Seeking Employment

3
1
Other Intentions
1
1

Total Number of Surveys Completed
22
25
17
Avg. beginning salary for permanent, full-time positions
$24,688.00
$31,930.00
$33,728.00


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