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2018-2019 (August 2018 - December 2018 - May 2019) Placement Results

Computer Science majors are very successful in the employment market, and there is currently great demand for their skills in a variety of industries. For the 2018-2019 graduating class, the average starting salary for a CS undergrad was $90,439.

2018-2019 BS self-reported placement results:

2018-19 placement results

2018-19 location chart

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Bonus and relocation allotment ranges:
Northeast - Bonus $2,900 - $55,000, Relocation $3,000
Southeast - Bonus $10,000 - $15,000, Relocation $500 - $10,000
Midwest - Bonus $3,000 - $15,000, Relocation $3,000 - $15,000
West - Bonus $10,000 - $90,000, Relocation $2,500 - $15,000

 

Below is a sampling of companies where students took positions in 2018-2019.

Whether you want to work in a small or large company, there is a position for you. Our students accept positions at a range of companies -- from very large organizations like Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon, and Google to startup companies.

Companies in bold are members of Purdue Computer Science Corporate Partners Program

2018-19 company chart

2020 BS self-reported internship results:

Reported from 95 students, this is a sampling of where B.S. students accepted internships in May 2020.

Average salary $33.18 per hour
Range: $13.00 - $87.50 per hour

Students indicated 57.14% of the employers helped with housing costs and 38.57% of the employers helped with travel expenses.

Companies in bold are members of Purdue Computer Science Corporate Partners Program

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95.71% recommended internship
Ratings (5.0 possible):
4.44 avg overall experience           4.4 positive learning experience
4.16 quality projects                     4.21 quality mentor

Last Updated: Nov 23, 2020 3:11 PM

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