Student Outcomes are part of a First Destination Survey administered for each graduating class.  Data collected includes what students are doing within 6 months of graduation.  Data is collected is captured through several means including senior survey responses, online searches, faculty/staff requests, and phone calling.

First Destination

First Destination refers to undergraduate outcomes within the 6 months following graduation. The data is collected through a survey distributed to students at graduation, and again in the months following, to gain insight on their lives post-graduation.

Top Employers

The following is a list of the most common employers that students have reported working for post-graduation. Only employing organizations are listed below. This is not a complete list of all employers, rather the most common.

Starting Salary

The salary data below is based on self-reported salary data for full-time employment. This data does not reflect bonuses or any other monetary benefits. This does not account for regional differences in cost of living.

Employment Locations

NAU graduates accept positions all over the globe. The graphic displays the proportions of graduates working across the United States.

United States


Top Universities

Below is a list of the most common universities NAU graduates attend for continuing education.

Degree Types