Top Employers in the U.S. – February 2014

February 15, 2014

Based on feedback from over 624,000 student and recent grads in the United States, AfterCollege has compiled a list of the most popular employers among the college population. These are the most popular employers where students want to work, based on the AfterCollege Employer Popularity Index (EPI), the most accurate and transparent measure of student employer demand in the U.S. The EPI is a live dashboard of student demand based on students actions of either following companies they discover on AfterCollege or entering companies they already know they’re interested in working for.

TOP EMPLOYERS FOR TECH STUDENTS

Rank   Employer
1Google
2Intel Corporation
3Microsoft Corporation
4IBM (International Business Machines)
5Apple
6Amazon
7National Security Agency
8Facebook
9Hewlett-Packard (HP)
10Cisco
11AT&T
12The Boeing Company
13NVIDIA Corporation
14Raytheon Company
15Qualcomm
16The Aerospace Corporation
17Oracle
18Yahoo!
19Life Technologies
20Lockheed Martin
21LSI Corporation
22Kaiser Permanente
23Marin Software
24Target
25Good Technology
26General Electric (GE)
27Dell Inc.
28Texas Instruments
29Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
30Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.


TOP EMPLOYERS FOR ENGINEERING STUDENTS

Rank   Employer
1The Boeing Company
2Intel Corporation
3Lockheed Martin
4General Electric (GE)
5Raytheon Company
6The Aerospace Corporation
7National Security Agency
8Google
9IBM (International Business Machines)
10Exxon Mobil Corporation
11Apple
12National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA)
13Northrop Grumman Corporation
14CH2M HILL
15Microsoft Corporation
16ARUP
17Texas Instruments
18BP
19AT&T
20Qualcomm
21Shell Oil Company
22Chevron Corporation
23General Motors Company (GM)
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25John Deere
26Dow Chemical
27Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
28Hewlett-Packard (HP)
29Honeywell International Inc.
30Cisco


TOP EMPLOYERS FOR BUSINESS STUDENTS

Rank   Employer
1Intel Corporation
2Target
3Google
4JPMorgan Chase & Co.
5Wells Fargo
6Deloitte
7National Security Agency
8Bank of America
9Kaiser Permanente
10Apple
11AT&T
12Ernst & Young
13Goldman Sachs
14PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
15T. Rowe Price
16Farmers Insurance
17KPMG
18Morgan Stanley
19Moody’s
20Microsoft Corporation
21IBM (International Business Machines)
22Life Technologies
23The Boeing Company
24The Aerospace Corporation
25The Walt Disney Company
26Citigroup
27John Deere
28Nike
29General Electric (GE)
30Facebook


TOP EMPLOYERS FOR NURSING STUDENTS

Rank   Employer
1Kaiser Permanente
2Mayo Clinic
3Children’s National Medical Center
4Department Of Veterans Affairs
5Stanford Hospital & Clinics
6Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
7Dignity Health
8Planned Parenthood Mar Monte
9John Muir Health
10Sutter Health
11North Shore - LIJ
12St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
13UCLA Health
14Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
15New York Presbyterian
16Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
17Glendale Adventist Medical Center
18Sanford Health
19St. Mary’s Medical Center
20VITAS Innovative Hospice Care
21Mercy General Hospital
22UCSF Medical Center
23Johns Hopkins Hospital
24St. Francis Health Center
25California Pacific Medical Center (CPMC)
26Methodist Health System
27Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
28Huntington Hospital
29Good Samaritan Hospital
30St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Stockton


TOP EMPLOYERS FOR ALLIED HEALTH STUDENTS

Rank   Employer
1Kaiser Permanente
2CVS Pharmacy
3Target
4Children’s National Medical Center
5Mayo Clinic
6Stanford Hospital & Clinics
7Walgreens Pharmacy
8Department Of Veterans Affairs
9Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
10St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
11Planned Parenthood Mar Monte
12HealthSouth
13Dignity Health
14Pfizer
15Walmart Pharmacy
16John Muir Health
17UCLA Health
18Walgreen Co.
19Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
20North Shore - LIJ
21St. Mary’s Medical Center
22Mercy General Hospital
23Every Child Achieves
24University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC)
25St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Stockton
26National Security Agency
27California Hospital Medical Center
28St. John’s Regional Medical Center
29Mercy Hospital of Bakersfield
30Saint Francis Memorial Hospital


TOP EMPLOYERS FOR LIFE SCIENCES STUDENTS

Rank   Employer
1Genentech, Inc
2Life Technologies
3Kaiser Permanente
4Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
5Stanford Hospital & Clinics
6Mayo Clinic
7Johnson & Johnson
8Pfizer
9Children’s National Medical Center
10Medtronic
11Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
12National Security Agency
13Merck & Co, Inc.
14Intel Corporation
15Amgen
16Boston Scientific
17Novartis
18St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
19CVS Pharmacy
20UCLA Health
21John Muir Health
22U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
23Planned Parenthood Mar Monte
24North Shore - LIJ
25Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
26Target
27General Electric (GE)
28Dignity Health
29University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC)
30Abbott Laboratories