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Graduate Surveys

Conyngham Hall • 570-408-4060 (T) • 570-408-4061 (F) • Email

Professional Activity of Graduates from the Classes of   2012, 2011 and 2010


Information below reflects the responses of the Class of 2012 members regarding their  first destination post-graduation status.  Survey data was collected at a senior class meeting prior to graduation, and via two additional survey administrations at six months and at one year after graduation. 

Status of Alumni:
Working full-time/full-time military career: 70%
Attending full-time graduate/professional schools: 24%                              
Working part-time, attending graduate school part-time: 3%  
Seeking employment: 3% 

Employer Locations: 
Northeastern Pennsylvania: 40%
Other Pennsylvania cities: 23%
New York, New Jersey: 16%
Other states, international: 21%

Graduate/Professional Schools:
In Pennsylvania: 62% (45% in Northeastern PA)
In other states or international: 38%

Relationship of Employment to Academic Major:
Closely related: 76%
Somewhat related: 16%
Not related: 8%
Employers & Graduate/ProfessionalSchools Of The Class Of 2012, by academic major


Ernst & Young - Rogers, AR
     First National Community Bank - Scranton, PA
     JH Williams & Co., LLP - Kingston, PA
     John P. Kearney, CPA - Pittston, PA
     Kronick Kalada Berdy & Co - Kingston, PA
     Lehigh Valley Health Network - Allentown, PA
     PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP - Florham Park, NJ (2)
     PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP - Harrisburg, PA
     Prociak & Associates - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     Rite Aid Corporation - Etters, PA 
     Werner & Co. - Allentown, PA

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
     Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA - M.B.A. (6)
     Villanova University - Villanova, PA - M.S. Accounting


     Community Counseling Services - Kingston, PA    
     Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA   

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Mt. Sinai School of Osteopathic Medicine, NYC, NY - D.P.M.
     Richard Stockton College of NJ -  Galloway, NJ - M.S. Occupational Therapy 
     Salus University - Elkins Park, PA - O.D.
     SUNY Upstate Medical School - Syracuse, NY - M.D.
     Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA - B.S.N. (2)


Noble Biomaterial - Scranton, PA
     Hawk Mountain Labs Inc. - Hazleton, PA

Business Administration

Amphenol Aerospace - Sidney, NY
     Automatic Data Processing, Inc. - Allentown, PA
     Clear Channel - Belvedere, NJ
     Geisinger Health Plan - Wilkes-Barre, PA (2)
     Geisinger Medical Center - Danville, PA
     Guard Insurance - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     HCR Manorcare - Easton, PA
     INVENTIV Health Inc. - New York, NY
     Knoebel's Amusement Resort - Elysburg, PA
     Little Flower Manor - Wilkes Barre, PA
     Mohegan Sun Casino - Plains, PA
     Mondelez International - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     National Agents Alliance Agency - Raleigh, NC
     New York Jets - Florham Park, NJ
     New York Life - Monroe, NY
     Pepperidge Farms - Columbia, PA
     Power Home Remodeling - Middlesex, NJ
     Sales Partnerships Inc. - Wadsworth, CO
     Sallie Mae - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     Shore Point Distribution - New York, NY
     Soul Cycle - New York, NY
     Target - Allentown, PA
     Target - Boston, MA
     Target Corporation - Philadelphia, PA
     Walmart - Bentonville, AR
     Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, PA
     Zenith Optimedia - New York, NY
     Zumiez - Wilkes-Barre, PA

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA - M.B.A.

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Philadelphia, PA - D.O. Medicine
     University of Scranton, Scranton, PA - M.S. Chemistry

Communication Studies

Deluxe Digital Studios - Moosic, PA
     First Judicial Court of Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA
     Hershey Entertainment & Resorts - Hershey, PA
     Impressions Media - Scranton, PA
     Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs Baseball - Allentown, PA
     Princeton Universty - Princeton, NJ
     Upper Perkiomen Child Care - Quakertown, PA

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
American University, Washington, DC - M.A. - Public Communication

Computer Information Systems

C3i, Inc. - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     Dollar Tree - Wilkes-Barre, PA

Computer Science

Wyman-Gordan - Mountain Top, PA


JW Power - Huntsville, PA
     Mid-Atlantic Child Care - Mountain Top, PA
     PPL Susquehanna - Berwick, PA

Environmental Engineering

PA Department of Environmental Protection - Harrisburg, PA
     Moran Environmental Recovery - Newton, CT
     U.S. Air Force - Columbus , MS
     U.S. Air Force - Indiana

Earth & Environmental Science

    Cocciardi & Associates Inc. - Jessup, PA

Electrical Engineering

Golden Technologies - Old Forge, PA
     Henkels & McCoy - Blue Bell, PA
     Keystone Automation - Duryea, PA
     PP&L Susquehanna - Berwick, PA
     Tobyhanna Army Depot - Tobyhanna, PA

     Graduate School:
University of Florida, Gainsville, FL - Ph.D. Aerospace Engineering

 Elementary Education

Berwick Area School District - Berwick, PA
     Chester Community Charter School - Chester, PA
     Children's Safe Stay - Port Jervis, NY
     Fairfax Cty. Public Schools - Fairfax, VA
     Infinity Charter School - Penbrook, PA
     Montgomery Cty. Public Schools - Brookeville, MD
     PA Treatment & Healing - State College, PA
     Wilkes-Barre Area School District - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     Sri Utama International School - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA - M.S. Instructional Technology
     Penn State University - Harrisburg, PA - M. Ed. Literacy Education


New Story - Wyoming, PA
     TD Bank - Middletown, NJ
     Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Fordham University - Bronx, NY - M.A. English
     Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA - M.S. Online Teaching


AXA Equitable Life Insurance Co. - Jersey City, NJ
     DST Systems - Kansas City, KS
     Enterprise Rent A Car - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     MLB Advertising - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     National Football League - Philadelphia, PA
     Pella Windows & Doors - Wellesley, MA

Environmental Engineering

U.S. Air Force - Mountain Home, ID


Avalon Schools - Seoul, South Korea
     Cape Counseling - Woodbine, NJ
     Charlotte- Mecklenbeurg School District - Huntersville, NC
     Johnston & Johnston - Kingston, PA

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA - B.A.
Integrative Media

Beasley Broadcasting -WXTU 96.5 - Philadelphia, PA
     Dan Centrone Firms - Philadelphia - NYC - LA
     Mohegan Sun Casino - Wilkes-Barre, PA

International Studies

DeAngelo Brothers Inc. - Hazleton, PA

     Graduate School
     McGill University - Quebec, Canada


     Graduate/Professional School:
University of Waterloo - Waterloo,Ontario - Ph.D. Computer Science
Mechanical Engineering

  Cheetah Chassis - Berwick, PA
     Dyco, Inc. - Berwick, PA
     PCC Aerostructures - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     Golden Technologies - Old Forge, PA
     Highland Associates - Clarks Summit, PA
     NATC - Nevada Automotive - Silver Springs, NV
     Portland Community College - Portland, OR
     Precision Cast Corporation - Portland, OR

     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Wilkes University - Wikes-Barre, PA - M.S. Engineering


Albright Care Services - Lewisburg, PA
     Cooper Health Systems - Camden, NJ   
     Duke University Hospital - Durham, NC  
     Geisinger Medical Center - Danville, PA (3)
     Geisinger Wyoming Valley - Plains, PA
     Johns Hopkins Hospital - Baltimore, MD    
     Lehigh Valley Health Network - Allentown, PA (2)
     New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center - New York, NY
     Raritan Bay Medical Center - Perth Amboy - NJ
     Suneris Health - Brooklyn, NY
     Susquehanna Health - Williamsport, PA
     Valley Health Rehabilitation - Romney, WV
     Valley Hospital - Ridgewood, NJ
     Wilkes-Barre General Hospital - Wilkes-Barre, PA (2)

Political Science

Sun Trust Bank - Reistertown, MD
     Graduate/Professional Schools:
Albany Law School - Albany, NY - J.D.
     Elon University School of Law - Greensboro, NC - J.D.
     Quinnipiac University School of Law - Hamden, CT - J.D.
     St. John's University - Queens, NY - M.A. Theology
     Villanova University School of Law - Villanova, PA - J.D.
     Widener School of Law - Harrisburg, PA - J.D.


     Big Brothers Big Sisters - Stroudsburg, PA
     Child Development Council - Wilkes- Barre, PA
     Children's Service Center - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     Friendship House - Scranton, PA
     Giant Pharmacy - Scranton, PA
     Goodwill Industries - Dupont, PA
     Moses Taylor Hospital - Scranton, PA
     NVR Mortgage - Richmond, VA
     Starbucks Coffee Co. - Merrick, NY
     Step By Step, Inc. - Wilkes-Barre, PA
     The Institute for Human Resources & Services - Kingston, PA

     Graduate Schools:
Catholic University - Washington, DC - M.A. Psychology
     Marywood University - Scranton, PA - M.A. (2) Mental Health Counseling
     Misericordia University - Dallas, PA - M.S. Speech Pathology
     Northeastern University - Boston, MA - M.A. School Psychology
     Stockton College - Pamona, NJ - D.P.T.
     University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh, PA - M.S. Speech/Language
     University of Western States - Portland, OH - D.C.M.
     Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA - M.S. Occupational Therapy
     Wilkes University - Wilkes-Barre, PA - B. S. N. 


     Infinite Direct - New Brunswick, NJ


     All Door Sales - Taylor, PA
     Bristol Myers Squibb - New York, NY










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