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  • Recruiting Benchmarks Survey Report 2019

  • Summary

    The 2019 Recruiting Benchmarks Survey Report explores key aspects of university recruiting, such as the structure, staffing, focus, and execution of the efforts, and provides outcome-oriented benchmarks and metrics. This report also compares current results to those of previous years to offer insight on trends in recruiting.

    Highlights include:

    • Slightly more than half of all full-time, entry-level hires (58.0 percent) were recent college graduates.
    • Almost all employers (98.9 percent) recruit from traditional four-year public/nonprofit universities.
    • Employers attended an average of 48 career fairs and plan to participate in 47 for the next recruiting year. These figures have increased since last year’s report.
    • Most employers used formal on-campus interviewing as a hiring process, and 49.3 percent of full-time college hires result from this method.

    December 2019. 8 1/2" x 11”. 36 pages. PDF format.

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    If your organization participated in the survey, or you purchased a copy of the report, you can access the report at MyNACE > Research Reports.

    View the accompanying 2019 Recruiting Compensation Benchmarks Report report for detailed wage and benefit information by position. Save by purchasing the 2019 NACE Recruiting Benchmarks Report and 2019 Recruiting Compensation Benchmarks Report together!