Fully 99% of dental graduates were able to find work within six months of graduation. By contrast, only 82% of computer science graduates were able to find employment.
The statistics, collected by the Higher Education Statistics Agency, revealed the highest unemployment rate in a decade for new grads. One in 10 of those who graduated last summer were unable to find a job within six months. The highest rates – 99% – are for dentistry, medical and veterinary students.