Career Outcomes

What's after graduation?

They made the grade, wore the cap and gown and jumped into the real world with a Fontbonne degree. So what are they doing now? 

2018 Career Outcome Rate

96% Career Outcome Rate:*

  • 79% employed
  • 14% continuing education
  • 3% serving country and community
  • 2% seeking employment
  • 2% seeking continuing education

*Fontbonne University has a 91 percent knowledge rate about the baccalaureate class of 2018. The National Association of Colleges and Employers suggests a minimum knowledge rate of 65 percent. 


Top Employment Fields: 

  1. Education and training 
  2. Health science
  3. Business management and administration
  4. Finance 
  5. Marketing
  6. Information technology

*Other fields: Human services, arts, law and public safety, hospitality

St. Louis Employers:

  • Anheuser-Busch
  • Archdiocese of St. Louis
  • BJC
  • Boeing 
  • Centene Corporation
  • Edward Jones
  • Enterprise Holdings
  • Mercy Hospital St. Louis
  • Monsanto
  • Nordstrom
  • Pattonville School District
  • Special School District
  • SSM Health
  • St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf
  • St. Louis VA Hospital

Career Outcomes by College

Eckelkamp College of Global Business and Professional Studies

97% Career Outcome Rate:*

  • 85% employed
  • 13% continuing education
  • 1% seeking employment
  • 1% seeking continuing education

*Baccalaureate studies only. Knowledge rate of 86 percent.

College of Education and Allied Health Professions

96% Career Outcome Rate:*

  • 77% employed
  • 18% continuing education
  • 2% serving country and community
  • 4% seeking employment

*Baccalaureate studies only. Knowledge rate of 98 percent.

College of Arts and Sciences

94% Career Outcome Rate:*

  • 75% employed
  • 13% continuing education
  • 6% serving country and community
  • 2% seeking employment
  • 5% seeking continuing education

*Baccalaureate studies only. Knowledge rate of 92 percent.

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