Career Outcomes

Our Ducks Are Flying to New Heights

Lundquist alumni attain high-powered positions at leading companies, launch disruptive startups, and bring their in-demand skills and expertise to a diverse range of business sectors.

91% of Lundquist College graduates achieved a positive career outcome.

Career Outcomes by Program



Working full-time: 68%
Working part-time: 4%
Continuing ed: 16%
Starting a business: 1%
Still looking: 11%

*68% knowledge rate



Working full-time: 84%
Working part-time: 2%
Starting a business: 6%
Still looking: 8%

*68% knowledge rate

Master of Accounting


Working full-time: 94%
Continuing education: 3%
Still looking: 3%

*68% knowledge rate

MS in Finance


Working full-time: 78%
Working part-time: 3%
Continuing education: 4%
Still looking: 15%

*68% knowledge rate


The career outcomes shared on this page are calculated based on data collected from students graduating July 1, 2020–June 30, 2021, and up to six months after they have graduated. This “First Destination Data” is collected by various units at the University of Oregon and is in accordance with national standards.

Career outcomes and career goals differ for our Oregon Executive MBA program, which is designed for working professionals, and PhD program, designed for academic careers. Learn more about those from the respective programs.

Average Salaries

Master of Accounting
MS in Finance

Top Industries Employing Our Graduates

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Financial Services
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Real Estate
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Food and Beverage
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Industry Connections

Our Ducks go on to accomplish amazing things at top-notch companies.

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Startup Success Stories

The UO and Lundquist College are home to a multitude of first-rate startup companies.

Read Their Stories