May 2005 graduation statistics show recruiters are increasingly interested in Mays b-school students.

During the 2004-2005 year, 494 companies posted jobs for undergraduate business students through Texas A&M’s Career Center, a 45 percent increase from the prior academic year. Moreover, 88 of these employers are Fortune 500 companies.

May 2005 graduates reported an 86 percent success rate in finding employment or being accepted into graduate school. That’s an increase of 10 percent from May 2004. The success rate represents students seeking a job or entrance to a graduate program who are either employed, have received an offer, or will be attending graduate school.