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Retention rate

The Rusche College of Business first-time, full-time undergraduate retention rate for 2021 was 79.1%.

Graduation rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time undergraduate students who return to the same institution the following fall. Graduation rates measure the percentage of first-time, full-time undergraduate students who complete their program at the same institution within a specified period of time (source: National Center for Education Statistics).

  • The four-year undergraduate retention rate for the 2017 cohort was 35.8%.
  • The six-year undergraduate retention rate for the 2015 cohort was 56.9%.

Job placement data

Results - May 2021 graduated students
  • Total surveys distributed: 226
  • Total surveys completed: 72 (32% of total surveys distributed)
    • individual response rate, with usable data

The following summary of responses are data collected from the completed surveys:

Activity Reported by Completed Survey # of Students % of Surveys
Employed or
Has Alternative
Post-Grad Plans
65 90%
Accepted
Employment
58 80%
Not Currently
Employed
14 20%
Employed or
Has Alternative
Post-Grad Plans
7 10%
No Employment,
No Alternative
Post-Grad Plans
7 10%

 

Employers of May 2021 graduates

May 2021 Rusche College of Business graduates who responded to the survey reported being employed by the following companies or organizations:

  • 9Round Fitness
  • Alight Solutions
  • Allensworth & Porter Construction Law Firm
  • Amdocs
  • Ameriprise Financial
  • Apache Industrial Services
  • Atlas MedStaff
  • Cadence Bank
  • Central Heights ISD
  • ChampionX
  • City of Lufkin Police Department
  • Coburn's Supply Company
  • Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages
  • Cotton Patch Cafe
  • Cox Media Group
  • Cross Country Healthcare, Inc.
  • Discount Tire Co.
  • Ernst & Young LLP
  • Fidelity Investments
  • GoExpedi
  • Gregg & Valby LLP
  • Hire Velocity
  • Houston Food Bank
  • HR&P - Human Resource and Payroll Solutions
  • Humble ISD
  • Integrity Structural Corp.
  • KPMG International LLP
  • Lombardi Family Concepts
  • Lone Star Bank
  • Lufkin ISD
  • Mast Motorsports
  • Mid America Mortgage
  • Mortgage Financial Services
  • Ohio University
  • Pacesetter Homes
  • Pepco Sales and Marketing
  • Perficient, Inc.
  • Prudential Financial
  • Sencha
  • SFA
  • Sherwin Williams
  • Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • South Texas College of Law Houston
  • State Farm
  • Supreme Lending
  • Texas Legacy Volleyball
  • The Crosby Group
  • The University of Texas at Tyler
  • United Rentals
  • United States Army
  • Veritiv Corporation
  • Walmart Pharmacy

Salary data

May 2021 self-reported data from the 65 completed surveys of graduates who are currently employed or have plans for employment indicated the following:

# of Respondents Data Minimum

Maximum
Average
(Mean)
Most
Frequent
(Mode)
7 None Provided
9 Current Salary $29,000

$62,000
$50,825 $60,000
49 Salary Range <$30,000

>$75,000
$45,000 to $49,000 $50,000 to $54,000

Contact

Rusche College of Business
936.468.3101
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Physical Address:
1908 Raguet Street
McGee Business Building

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 13004, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962

 

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