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Alumni Outcomes for Recent Graduates of Lynchburg College
                               Frequently Asked Questions

What are the employment prospects for our graduates?
Employment opportunities are strong for our alumni: 98% report either employment or
enrollment in graduate school. 90% of alumni indicate that they were prepared for the workforce.

   32% secured their first job prior to graduation.
   78% report employment within 3 months of graduation.
   87% report employment within 6 months after graduation
                            National average: 75% within 3 to 6 months after graduation

What is the typical starting salary for Lynchburg College graduates for a first job?
The typical graduate (35%) reports an annual salary within the range of 30,000 to 39,999 dollars
for their first full time job after college.
However, 15% of the recent graduates indicate a salary of $40,000 or higher.
And 29% of graduates indicate the first job salary was in the $20,000 to $29,999 range.
Some graduates elected part-time work and others preferred not to provide us with salary data.
                  Source: Recent Alumni Survey administered in Spring 2006 and College Records

What percentage of Lynchburg College graduates go on to graduate school within 3 years?
               19%

What schools do they attend?
  Specialized programs such as: VA College of Osteopathic Medicine, St. Georges Univ.
  School of Veterinary Medicine, Jefferson College of Health Sciences, University of
  Richmond School of Law, Princeton Theological, Lexington Theological, Digital Media Arts

   Nearby schools such as: Lynchburg College, George Mason University, Old Dominion
   University, UVA, Virginia Tech, West Virginia University, Winston-Salem State University,
   Marymount University, University of South Carolina

   Schools across the country such as: Loyola, University of Texas, University of Southern
   Mississippi, Auburn University, Boston University, Rutgers, University of Syracuse, SUNY

   Schools across the world such as: University of Strathclyde, Scotland

How do our graduates interact with their communities?
     Community involvement and civic engagement are specific goals at Lynchburg College.
     64% of recent alumni have voted in most national, state, and local elections. 53% of our
     recent alumni frequently volunteer in public or community service. 47% frequently
     engage in "Lifelong Learning" outside their careers. 68% participate in or support the
     arts at least occasionally.
                                  Source: Recent Alumni Survey administered in Spring 2006



Institutional Effectiveness              July 2006                                 Career Services
Lynchburg College Recent Alumni


Recent graduates report employment across the nation and including the countries of Africa, Bahamas, Chile, Croatia, Germany,
Hungary, Japan, and Norway.
A sample of Virginia Employers of Recent Graduates:
Abbott Labs                                 Bennie's Homes Inc                            Central Virginia Training Center
ABC - 13                                    Best Buddies International                    Charlotte County Schools
Access Systems                              Bickers Appraisals Inc.                       Cherry, Bekaert & Holland, LLP
Allegis Group                               Big Lick Tropical Grill                       Chesapeake Public Schools
Alpha Omega Resources                       Blue Ridge Employment Weekly                  Chesterfield Schools
Altavista Elementary School                 Boonsboro Country Club                        Child Health Investment
Altavista High School                       Boonsboro Elementary School                   Partnership/Roanoke Valley
Amazement Square Museum                     Booz Allen Hamilton                           Children's Hospital of the Kings
American Home Mortgage                      Boys and Girls Club of                        Daughters
American Orthotic & Prosthetic              Charlottesville/Albermarle                    Christiansburg Middle School
Association                                 Bridges Treatment Facility (Centra            City of Lynchburg
Amherst County Public Schools               Health)                                       City of Martinsville
Animal Emergency Clinic                     Bull Run Family Practice                      City of Newport News
Anthem                                      BWX Technologies                              CJW Medical Center
AOL                                         C & P Telephone Co.                           CMT Sporting Goods
Appomattox County High School               C.F. Crawford Environmental                   College of Health Sciences
Areva                                       Construction                                  Colonial Heights Public Schools
Atlantic Coast Athletic Club                C.R. Hudgins Plating                          Colony Group Insurance
Atlantic Mutual                             Campbell Co. Circuit Court                    Colony Grp/Special Property & Inland
Azalea Acres Nursery & Landscaping          Campbell County Public Schools                Marine
Babcock & Wilcox                            Caroline County Public Schools                Commonwealth Catholic Charities
Bank of the James                           Casterbridge Tours                            Commonwealth of Virginia
Barlow Technologies, Inc                    CBL Properties                                Community Memorial Health Center
Barr Laboratories                           CC Pace                                       Connor's Pest Control
BCG Companies                               Centra Health                                 Conquest Communications
Bedford City Dept. of Social Services       Central Intelligence Agency                   Covance Laboratories
Bedford County                              Central Virginia Community College            Creative Family Solutions, Inc.
Bedford County Public Schools               Central Virginia Community Services           Criterion Wireless
Bedford Memorial Hospital                   Central Virginia Federal Credit Union         Crown and Crown Appraisal Group
Benjamin's Restaurant                       Central Virginia Soil Consulting, Inc.        Culpeper News



Institutional Effectiveness            July 2006                              Career Services
Lynchburg College Recent Alumni
Cumberland County Public Schools            Glaxo Smith Kline                            Lynchburg College
CVCS                                        Gold's Gym Int.                              Lynchburg Community Corrections
Davis Frost, Inc.                           Gwen Driskill                                and Pretrial Services
Digital Innovations Group                   Halifax County Schools                       Lynchburg Community Services
Diocese of Arlington                        Halifax Home Health                          Lynchburg General Hospital
Disciples of Christ Church Regional         Hanover County Public Schools                Lynchburg Health & Rehabilitation
Office                                      Harper Park Middle School                    Center
Dm Broughton & Associates, Inc.             Henrico County Public Schools                Lynchburg Hematology and Oncology
Dr. Jeffrey Blair                           Henrico County Public Schools                Clinic
Duffie Graphics, Inc.                       Heritage United Methodist Church             Lynchburg Police Department
East Coast Glass Systems, Inc.              Hermle Black Forest Clocks                   Lynchburg Steele
Eastern Virginia Medical School             Holy Cross Regional Catholic School          M/A-Com
Edward Jones Investments                    Home Recovery of Virginia, Inc.              MAC Cosmetics
Electronic Warfare Associates               Homes.Com (Div of Trader Publishing          MACAA (Head Start)
Elegant Touch                               Co)                                          Madison Heights Elementary School
Ensco, Inc.                                 Hubbard Service Dept., Caribbean Tan,        Madison Heights Elementary School
Ericsson                                    Inc.; Salem First Christian Church           Mail America
Estes Express Lines                         Independent Lighting Corp.                   Markel Corporation
Family Christian Stores                     Inova Fairfax Hospital                       Martha Jefferson Hospital
Fauquier County Public Schools              Job Finders                                  Martin Agency
Ferguson Enterprises                        John C. Nordt Company                        Maryland General Hospital
Fluvanna County Schools                     Kearney & Company                            Massey Energy Company
Forest Park High School                     Killis T. Howard, P.C.                       Mecklenburg County Schools
Former Teacher/Danville Public              Koyo Steering Systems USA                    Media General
Schools                                     Kroger Foods                                 Middle School Learning Center
Fortune Mortgage                            Laurel Regional School                       Middlesex County Public Schools
Framatome                                   Lee County School System                     Millstone Tea Room
Frito-Lay                                   Lewis Gale Hospital                          Mohawk Industries
Froehling and Robertson                     Lexis Nexis                                  Morningside Elementary School
Fuqua Schools (Upper School)                Longwood University                          Morris Meeting Management of NC &
Furst Person                                Loudon County Public Schools                 VA
Gannett Co., Inc.                           Loudoun Sport & Health                       Mortgage Centre, Inc.
Gannett Co., Inc.                           Lovelace, Tibbs, Wyatt, Norvelle &           Museum of Western Virginia
Gateway                                     Matthews                                     National D-Day Memorial
GEFA                                        Lyn-Cag Head Start                           National Media, Inc.
Genworth Financial                          Lynchburg City Schools                       Nationwide Insurance
Institutional Effectiveness           July 2006                              Career Services
Lynchburg College Recent Alumni
Neff Lumber Mills                            Rucker Agency                                  Trader Electronic Media
Newport News City Schools                    Safety Regulation Strategies                   Trinity Fitness and Spa
Nielsen Builders, Inc.                       Schrader Bridgeport International, Inc.        U.S. Cellular
Norfolk Southern Corp                        Self-Employed                                  U.S. Dairy Export Council
Northrop Grumman                             Senator Steve Newman                           University of VA Medical Center
O'Brien Et Al Advertising                    Sentara Careplex Hospital                      University of Virginia
Old Dominion Job Corp Center                 Sentara/Leigh Ambulatory Surgery               Upstate USA
Old Virginia Candle Company                  Center                                         Valtim
Omnitech Engineering                         Seventh Street Christian Church                VA-MD+A661 Regional College of
Oral and Cosmetic Surgery Practice           Shakers Restaurant                             Veterinary Medicine
Overbey, Hawkins, Selz & Wright              Shawn Stern Computer Services                  Verizon
Parker Powertrain                            Shelton and Company CPAs                       Virginia Ambulance Service
Parry McCluer Middle School                  Shriner Legg                                   Virginia Baptist Hospital
Performance Institute                        Sleep Orders Network                           Virginia Beach City Public Schools
Perkins Eastman                              Slocum Adhesives Corporation                   Virginia Commonwealth University
Physical Therapy Works                       Smyth Companies                                Virginia Department of Game and
Pittsylvania County School                   Spotsylvania County Public Schools             Inland Fisheries
Plantations Edge                             St. Annes - Belfield (Lower School)            Virginia Episcopal School
PNC Financial                                St. Benedict's School                          Virginia Outdoors Foundation
Precision Meetings and Events, Inc.          St. Johns Day School                           Virginia Tech Grad School Academic
Presbyterian Home                            St. Mary's Hospital                            Progress
Prince Edward County Elementary              Stafford Co. Public Schools                    Wachovia Bank
School                                       Stanley Martin Companies                       Washington & Lee University
Prince William County School System          State Corporation Commission                   Washington Speakers Bureau
Progressive Auto Insurance                   Stone Mountain                                 Waterborne Environmental, Inc.
Proxtronics, Inc.                            Strategic Therapy Associates, Inc.             Western Branch High School
Quantech, Inc                                Suffolk Public Schools                         Westminster-Canterbury, Lynchburg
R. R. Donnelly                               Sun Com                                        Westover Dairy
Randolph, Boyd, Cherry & Vaughan             Sweet Briar College                            WFOR, Inc.
Regional Catholic School                     Technical and Management Resources,            White Oak Equipment
Rehab Associates of Central Virginia         Inc                                            Wilderness Presidential Resort
Richmond City Public Schools                 Thomas Jefferson Elementary School             Williams Home
Richmond Suburban Newspapers                 Tier Technologies Inc.                         Woodside High School
Roanoke City Schools                         Timber Marketing and Management                WSET TV
Roanoke County Schools                       Inc.                                           Yellow Branch Elementary School
Roanoke Times                                Timberlake Christian Schools                   York County Public Schools
Institutional Effectiveness            July 2006                                Career Services

				
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