YSU Career Services earns Gold Badge for survey of graduates

career servicesGradLeaders, the world’s leading network for matching students and employers, has awarded Youngstown State University’s Office of Career Services a Gold Badge for its Graduate Career Outcome Survey data collection efforts.

The Graduate Career Outcome Survey provides comprehensive information regarding the employment and continuing education decisions made by YSU students after they graduate. YSU learns from the report where YSU graduates are working, in what capacity and starting salary information by college and major, among other items.

Schools using the Outcomes Survey to gather career outcomes data receive a gold standard badge from GradLeaders, the market leader in student recruitment and career services technology, connecting leading employers year-round with students and alumni from top-ranked schools around the world.

YSU’s data-collection exceeds National Association of Colleges and Employers standards and recommendations, meets reporting standards set forth by the MBA CSEA, U.S. News & World Report and Bloomberg/Business Week, and addresses the emerging federal reporting standards related to the White House College Scorecard, the Student Right to Know Before You Go Act, and U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment negotiated ruling making.

To receive a copy of YSU 2013-2014 Graduate Career Outcome Report, contact Susan George at slgeorge01@ysu.edu (link sends e-mail).