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

Table 1: Graduation, Employment and OSAP Loan Default Rates: University of Toronto by Program Area December 2007




Graduation Employment Rate2 Default
Program Rate1 6 months 2 years Rate3





Agriculture & Biological Sciences 5 86.2% 93.2% 1.4%
Architecture & Landscape Architecture 5 60.0% 100.0% 3.8%
Business & Commerce 80.0% 92.7% 99.3% 2.4%
Computer Science 75.3% 77.1% 97.0% 1.5%
Dentistry 95.8% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Education 99.6% 97.0% 99.3% 3.4%
Engineering 86.2% 83.5% 98.3% 0.9%
Fine Arts 69.7% 93.3% 100.0% 5.1%
Forestry 5 4 4 10.0%
Health Professions 5 96.2% 96.4% 0.0%
Humanities 5 90.9% 97.0% 8.3%
Kinesiology/Recreation/Physical Education 83.8% 100.0% 93.8% 0.0%
Law 95.3% 100.0% 95.2% 0.0%
Mathematics 5 90.0% 91.3% 4.0%
Medicine 94.9% 100.0% 100.0% 0.9%
Nursing 90.9% 100.0% 100.0% 1.5%
Other Arts & Science 73.8% 87.3% 93.8% 8.4%
Other Education * 5 5 5 5.3%
Pharmacy 95.0% 100.0% 100.0% 0.0%
Physical Sciences 5 94.9% 94.7% 0.0%
Social Sciences 92.1% 88.2% 96.0% 5.3%
Theology 70.7% 5 5 3.3%
Therapy & Rehabilitation 94.7% 4 4 0.0%





U of T Average 79.8% 90.3% 97.1% 4.5%


1.Percent of year 1 students in bachelors or first professional degree programs in 1998 who subsequently received a degree between 1999 and 2005 in any program area.

2.Percentage of 2004 graduates of bachelors or first professional degree programs who were employed 6 months and two years after graduation.

3.These 2006 default rates reflect the repayment status of students who were issued Ontario Student Loans in the 2003-2004 academic year and completed or exited their studies in 2004-2005. Includes graduate students in these programs.

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

5.Data not available / not reported.

6.Number of Ontario Student Loans issued was less than 5.

*School Librarianship, Education Administration, Education Psychology, Guidance and Counselling, Curriculum Specialization, Measurements and Evaluation, Education Foundations, Other Non-Teaching Fields

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