Life After Mudd
Information about graduate school and employment opportunities.
In recent years, about 80% of our graduates (CS and Math/CS) have gone directly to work after graduation and 20% have entered Ph.D. programs. Our recent graduates are working at Microsoft, Google, LinkedIn, Amazon, Laserfiche, JP Morgan, Pivotal Labs, Twitter, Blizzard Entertainment, among others.
Those headed to grad school have gone to PhD programs at the University of Washington, CMU, UC Berkeley, UC Irvine, MIT, Cornell, UT Austin, University of Oregon, among others.
The HMC Office of Career Services
offers a variety of resources including job listings, help with resumes, and advice on a job search. They also host two career fairs at Mudd each year, one in the fall and one in the spring. The career fairs are great for both finding permanent and summer internships.
Graduate School Resources
If you're considering applying to graduate school, here are some useful HMC CS resources:
- We hold a graduate school information session early each September. The time and date are posted on the department's colloquium page.
- The HMC CS Graduate School Application Process page contains nuts-and-bolts advice on how to schedule your application process including GRE exams, letters of recommendation, and more.
- All Mudd students applying to CS graduate programs should read this page!
In addition, there are a number of
external resources to check out: