Data, Trends & Transitions

According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Job Outlook 2021, "beyond a relevant major for the position and a strong GPA, problem-solving skills and the ability to work as part of a team are the attributes employers most want to see on resumes." Other skills they are looking for this year include:

  • a strong work ethic
  • analytical/quantitative skills
  • written and oral communication skills
  • leadership

How are you gaining these skills? Through student organizations, class projects, or an internship? Consider joining the Talent Gateway as a way to reflect on the skills you are developing and how they are transferable to any work place.

Post Graduation Annual Survey

Career Services distributes post-graduation surveys to undergraduates to obtain a clearer understanding of UM-Dearborn students' career goals and achievements following graduation. The most recent data is from 2020; we are still surveying 2021 graduates.  Below are a few highlights for the 2020 graduates. For more information, visit our 2020 post-graduation survey results page.

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