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Employment Outcomes Data

First-Destination at SXU

An education at Saint Xavier University provides the academic foundation that prepares our graduates to meet the challenges of 21st century careers. Undergraduate outcomes for the 2020-2021 academic year (August 2020, December 2020, and May 2021) were captured using a survey created by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). Overall, 86.1% of student respondees reported securing their next steps which includes working, continuing education, volunteering, military, and not seeking.

Quick Figures for 2020-2021:

  • 86.1% secured their next steps
  • 93.67% of students reported working full time
  • 94% of students from the Graham School of Management secured next steps
  • 91% of students from the School of Nursing and Health Sciences secured next steps
  • 79% of students from the College of Arts and Sciences secured next steps
  • 42.3% of students that reported continuing their education chose Saint Xavier University as their graduate school

National averages for institutions of similar size from the National Association of Colleges and Employers reported a rate of 80.7% of students securing their next steps compared to 86.1% at Saint Xavier University.

Review the entire 2020-2021 Employment Outcomes Report as reported by the undergraduate class. Figures are not representative of the entire class of 2020-2021 and based solely on information reported by students, collected from LinkedIn and the National Student Clearinghouse. 402 out of 661 (60.8%) graduates responded to the survey.

Where Have SXU Graduates Worked?

  • Abbott
  • AbbVie
  • Accenture
  • Adventist
  • Advocate Health Care
  • ALDI
  • Alexian Brothers Health System
  • Allstate
  • Ally
  • Amazon
  • AMITA Health
  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Aon
  • Apple
  • Applied Systems
  • Archdiocese of Chicago
  • Argonne National Laboratory
  • Athletico
  • Bank of America
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • BMO Financial Group
  • Boys and Girls Club of Chicago
  • BP
  • Brookfield Zoo
  • C.H. Robinson
  • Capital One
  • CBRE
  • CDW
  • Chicago Police Department
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Christ Hospital
  • Chubb
  • CIBC US
  • City of Chicago
  • City Year
  • CME Group
  • ComEd
  • ComPsych
  • Cook County Government
  • Cook County School District 130
  • CVS

  • Deloitte
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Discover Financial Services
  • Echo Global Logistics
  • Edward Hospital
  • Edward Jones
  • Enterprise
  • Exelon
  • Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
  • Federal Signal Corporation
  • First Midwest Bank
  • Franciscan Alliance, Inc.
  • Griffith Foods
  • Guaranteed Rate
  • Hampton Inn
  • Hawkeye Hotels
  • Heartland Alliance
  • Huron
  • IBM
  • Illinois Department of Human Services
  • Ingalls Memorial Hospital
  • Ingredion Incorporated
  • JLL
  • Joint Commission
  • Joliet Township High School
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Keller Williams Realty, Inc.
  • Kindred Healthcare
  • Kohl's
  • Lexington Health Network
  • Loyola Medicine

  • MacNeal Hospital
  • Marquette Bank
  • Mayo Clinic
  • MB Financial Bank
  • McGraw-Hill Education
  • McMaster-Carr
  • Mercy Home for Boys & Girls
  • Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
  • MetLife
  • Metra
  • Metropolitan Family Services
  • Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
  • Mondelēz International
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Navistar Inc
  • Northern Trust
  • Northwest Community Healthcare
  • Northwestern Medicine
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Orland School District 135
  • OSF Little Company of Mary
  • Palos Health
  • Panduit
  • Paylocity
  • PNC
  • PwC
  • Robert Half
  • Rockford Public Schools
  • RR Donnelley
  • RSM US LLP
  • Rush University Medical Center

  • Saint Xavier University
  • Salesforce
  • School District U-46
  • Select Rehabilitation
  • Sertoma Centre, Inc.
  • Sherwin-Williams Company
  • Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
  • Silver Cross Hospital
  • Sinai Health System
  • Social Security Administration
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Southwest Cook County Cooperative Association for Special Education
  • State Farm
  • Target
  • TBI Inc.
  • The Federal Savings Bank
  • The Joint Commission
  • Thresholds
  • TransUnion
  • True Partners Consulting
  • U.S. Bank
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • UI Health
  • United Airlines
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • United States Secret Service
  • University of Chicago Medicine
  • University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System
  • Walgreens
  • Wells Fargo
  • Zurich North America