The Career Center (TCC) served 13,012 students and alumni this academic year, a 358% increase over last year. TCC staff conducted 2,640 individual advising/counseling appointments with students and alumni and presented 406 professional seminars, classroom presentations, and special programs. 851 recruiters from 426 organizations and approximately 4,000 students participated in on-campus career fairs sponsored by TCC. 158 companies scheduled approximately 2,640 on-campus interviews. 94% of employers attending our career fairs stated their recruiting experience at ECU was equal to or better than other universities. 3,067 undergraduate and 593 graduate students uploaded their resume at The Career Center using the eRecruiting system. 12,364 positions and 635 new employers were added to the eRecruiting database. 48,070 visitors from 32 countries viewed The Career Center homepage. The site has been viewed in 37 different languages and in 22 of the 24 time zones. 8,934 students enrolled in 1,182 experiential education courses generated 26,367 credit hours, which equates to $4,532,578.84 in tuition and fees. These courses include clinicals, practica, independent studies, and internships.
Six months after graduation, 89.5% of Career Center survey participants indicated they were employed. Another 16.5% indicated they were enrolled in a graduate or professional school.