As San Diego State University prepares to graduate nearly 9,300 students in ceremonies beginning next week, the university Wednesday signaled out five degree programs from hospitality to medical information that have been hot targets for employers.

A happy San Diego State University Graudate. Photo courtesy SDSU

The school said that nearly every graduate of these five programs has a job offer or an opportunity to continue their research:

The university said the students in these five programs are distinguished by entrepreneurial spirit, leadership experience, internships and global perspective from studying abroad.

During the ceremonies on May 16 to 18, the university will confer the degrees on 9,271 degrees candidates as follows:

  • 7,190 students will earn bachelor’s degrees from one of SDSU’s eight colleges
  • 2,138 graduate students will receive master’s degrees
  • 111 graduate students will receive doctoral degrees

Chris Jennewein

Chris Jennewein is Editor & Publisher of Times of San Diego.