Alumni Outcomes

Cal State LA students take different paths while in school and afterwards. Here, you will find information on the earnings, job placement, and post-graduate educational outcomes found among Cal State LA graduates.  


The Gallup 2018 Undergraduate Alumni Scorecard provides details on Cal State LA alumni employment outcomes, employee engagement, well-being, college experiences, alumni attachment, and more.

Click here to download the full Gallup 2018 Undergraduate Alumni Scorecard document (PDF)

Here are some excerpts:

Employment Status for Cal State LA alumni (64% employed full time) versus College graduates nationally (71% employed full time) versus HSI graduates nationally (69% employed full time).


Chart with length of time to obtain a good job after completing undergraduate education. The chart compares Cal State LA alumni against College graduates nationally and HSI graduates nationally. 21% of Cal State LA alumni claim "I had a job waiting for me when I graduated" versus 29% for College graduates nationally and 23% for HSI graduates nationally.


Earnings and employment data for Cal State LA alumni are reported by matching student records with employer-reported wages and industry information housed in the California Employment Development Department's (EDD) Labor Market Information Division (LMID). Cal State Northridge kindly provided formatted data for this project.