Table 1: Graduation, Employment and OSAP Loan Default Rates: University of Toronto by Program Area


Graduation Employment Rate2 Default
Program Rate1 6 months 2 years Rate3





Agriculture & Biological Sciences (5) 90.8% 97.4% 4.4%
Architecture & Landscape Architecture 79.5% 78.6% 100.0% 12.5%
Business & Commerce 79.6% 91.4% 97.7% 6.3%
Computer Science 77.5% 75.5% 96.3% 5.0%
Dentistry 98.6% 100.0% 100.0% 7.0%
Education 97.9% 92.3% 99.3% 5.2%
Engineering 86.8% 86.3% 97.0% 10.8%
Fine Arts 68.2% 94.1% 90.9% 9.6%
Forestry (5) 83.3% 100.0% 0.0%
Health Professions (5) 96.0% 98.0% 7.1%
Humanities (5) 89.0% 96.1% 15.3%
Kinesiology/Recreation/Physical Education 88.8% 96.8% 99.0% 2.4%
Law 96.6% 96.4% 100.0% 5.6%
Mathematics (5) 95.5% 95.5% 12.0%
Medicine 96.0% 100.0% 100.0% 1.1%
Nursing 91.7% 100.0% 100.0% 3.2%
Other Arts & Science 74.3% 89.1% 95.9% 15.1%
Other Education * (5) (5) (5) 5.6%
Pharmacy 80.3% 100.0% 100.0% 2.4%
Physical Sciences (5) 67.6% 91.5% 2.3%
Social Sciences 78.1% 90.1% 95.1% 7.9%
Theology 81.1% (4) (4) 16.0%
Therapy & Rehabilitation 97.8% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0%





U of T Average 80.1% 90.5% 97.0% 9.2%

1. Percent of year 1 students in bachelors or first professional degree programs in 1997
who subsequently received a degree between 1998 and 2004 in any program area.

2. Percentage of 2003 graduates of bachelors or first professional degree programs
who were employed 6 months and two years after graduation.

3. These 2005 default rates reflect the repayment status of students who were issued Ontario
Student Loans in the 2002-2003 academic year and completed or exited their studies in 2003-2004.
Includes graduate students in these programs.

4. For employment rate, sample size of four or fewer individuals.

5. Data not available / not reported.

Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities: Universities' Key Performance Indicators