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59 What happens after Wellesley


In short: All sorts of astonishing things, many of which will grow out of or be inspired by your experience at Wellesley. A few numbers from one of our recent graduating classes: 


96% of graduates

were employed, accepted to graduate school, or participating in a service or volunteer program within six months of graduation.



average salary



average bonus


Top employers include:

Accenture, Boston Children’s Hospital, Capital One, Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, Google, Harvard University,  Massachusetts General Hospital, Microsoft, MIT, Wayfair


Top employment industries: 

Consulting, Business, Finance, Education, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Internet, Software, Technology, Arts, Communications, Media, Government, Nonprofit, NGO, Legal 


Top graduate schools include:

Boston University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Georgia Tech, Georgetown University, Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, MIT, NYU, Stanford University, Tufts University, University of Pennsylvania


Fellowship winners include: 

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, Fulbright U.S. Student Program, Thomas J. Watson Fellowship, Truman Scholarship, Yenching Academy Scholarship