Rice Alumni

Degree Counts and Occupations

 

Degree Counts (Fall 2011)

Classification   Degree Awarded   No Degree Awarded   Total  
Undergraduate 38,222 11,423 49,645
Graduate 14,171 --- 14,171
Total   52,393   11,423   63,816  

Occupations of Alumni (Fall 2011)

Occupation   Number  
Law 1,392
Physician 1,279
Higher Education 1,161
Primary, Secondary and Other Education 821
Consulting 718
Architecture/Planning 629
Software Development 506
Finance - Other 402
Self-Employed/Entrepreneur 386
Marketing/Sales 383
Electrical Engineering 381
Research and Development 357
Homemaker 342
Executive/Managerial 320
Management Administration 302
Management 286
Engineering - Other 277
Music 270
Real Estate 251
Information Services 247
Accounting (including CPA) 237
Chemical Engineering 236
Investments and Securities 209
Technology 202
Mechanical Engineering 194
Government/Public Works 170
Health Care - Other 170
Civil Engineering 167
Geology/Geophysics 144
Physics 140
Petroleum/Natural Gas 137
Banking 120
Chemistry 117
Investment Banking 117
Other 108
Building/Construction 102
Financial Planning 100
Religion/Theology 98
Manufacturing 96
Military 91
Sales 90
Insurance 88
Art 87
Psychology 86
Education Administration 84
Environmental Engineering 80
Library/Museum Science 77
Radio/TV/Film/Theater 77
Human Resource 70
Aerospace Engineering 68
Petroleum Engineer 68
Sports/Recreation 67
Environmental Science 65
Journalism and Publishing 65
Entrepreneur 64
Printing/Publishing 57
Biochemistry 56
Social Services 54
Dentistry 51
Fundraising 50
Novelist/Poet 46
Technical Writing 46
Space Science 44
Telecommunications 42
Statistics 41
Medical Support 40
Public Relations 39
Venture Capitalist 39
Advertising 33
Veterinary Medicine 33
Farming and Ranching 31
Transportation 27
Airline 26
Photography 25
Trust/Tax/Estate Planning 24
Aeronautical Engineering 23
Clerical/Secretarial 23
Hotel/Restaurant 21
Hardware Development 20
Purchasing 20
Volunteer 19
Foreign Service/Trade 14
Import/Export 13
Interior Design 12
Nuclear Engineering 12
Translating/Interpreting 12
Archeology 8
Optometry 8
Chiropractic 6
Marine Science 3
News 3
Mechanic 1
Osteopathy 1
Sub Total   15,824  
Occupational Title Unknown 8,289
Unreported 27,848
Grand Total   51,961