Success

Summer Jobs

Our students have been extremely successful at obtaining summmer jobs and summer internships, often as early as the summer after their freshman year.  In the past three years, the following companies have hired our students in technical positions:

  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Applied Research Lab
  • ArenaNet
  • Bloomberg
  • Boeing
  • ConocoPhillips
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Facebook
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Google
  • Jet Propulsion Laboratories
  • IBM
  • Indeed
  • InfoSys
  • Intel
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Los Alamos National Laboratories
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Microsoft
  • National Instruments
  • nVIDIA
  • Qualcomm
  • Sabre
  • Schlumberger
  • Sun
  • Texas Instruments
  • TripAdvisor

Summer Research

In addition to the many students who have found on-campus research opportunities, our students have also been successful at obtaining research positions at these other institutions:

  • Arecibo Observatory
  • Goddard Space Flight Center
  • IBM Extreme Blue
  • Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden (applied math)
  • University of Colorado (cyber security)
  • University of Minnesota (bioinformatics)

After Graduation

Our students are highly sought after by both industry and the top graduate programs.  For example, we've recently placed students at the following PhD programs:

2010

  • CMU
  • Cornell (2)
  • MIT
  • Northwestern
  • Oregon (Math PhD program)
  • Texas
  • Washington (2)

2009

  • Berkeley
  • Illinois
  • Texas
  • Washington (2)
  • Wisconsin