Success after St. Mike's
A St. Mike's education lasts a lifetime.
After St. Mike's, our graduates go on to live lives of success, purpose and happiness:
Our Students Graduate: Our Graduation Rate of 77% is far above the national average: (the national graduation rate for private selective liberal arts masters colleges is 66%; the four-year public college rate is significantly lower at 31%)
Our Graduates Have Plans: 46% plan to earn a masters; 23% plan to earn Ph.D; 48% attend graduate or professional school within five years of graduation.
Our Graduates Are Highly Regarded: Select recent graduate school accpetances include: Boston College, Boston University, Brown University, Catholic University of America, Clarkson University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, McGill University, Middlebury College, New York University School of Dentistry, Northwestern University, Princeton University, Syracuse University College of Law, Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Notre Dame, Yale University
Medical school acceptance rate: 74%
Our Graduates Have Rewarding Careers: Recent gradutes are employed at places like The American Journal of Human Genetics, the U.S. Government, the U.S. Senate, Massachusetts General Hospital, IBM, Dartmouth College, Davis & Hodgdon CPA, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, Ernst & Young, Fidelity Investments, Harvard University, Hugo Boss, NFL Network, Burlington Police Department, High Trails Outdoor Science School
Class of 2011 reports: 74% are employed full-time, 17% are in graduate school, 8% are volunteering with Peace Corps, AmeriCorps, etc.
Saint Michael's internship program and career development office prepare students for the workplace starting in their first year. Our programs for Pre-med and Pre-law, graduate school preparation, graduate scholarships and fellowships, and special admission agreements with professional schools in the region will help shape your future.
The Office of Career Development provides lifelong help, not only for students to plan their career goals, develop interview skills, and search for jobs upon graduation, but for our alumni too. No matter what path they choose, our alumni take with them a solid foundation in the liberal arts, a strong sense of self and a desire to give back to their communities.