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UGA honors companies that hired the most UGA grads

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Nearly 3,000 employers hired UGA graduates from the Class of 2021

The University of Georgia Career Center honored the top 25 employers of the Class of 2021 on May 18 in the President’s Sky Suite at Sanford Stadium in Athens.

These employers enjoyed a special night in the stadium, revisiting the Georgia Bulldogs National Championship season. Hairy Dawg was on hand to pose for photos with the honorees as Scott Williams, executive director of the UGA Career Center, presented each company’s representatives a special award.

Data from UGA’s Career Outcomes Survey showed members of the Class of 2021 were hired by 2,950 unique employers. The survey data was also used to identify the employers that hired the most graduates from the class (public school systems not included). The top 25 employers (in alphabetical order) were:

  • Accenture
  • Amazon
  • AT&T
  • Bank of America
  • CDC
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Cox Communications
  • Deloitte
  • Emory University
  • EY
  • Fiserv, Inc.
  • General Motors
  • KPMG
  • Manhattan Associates
  • NCR Corporation
  • Oracle
  • PwC
  • State Farm
  • Techtronic Industries
  • The Home Depot
  • Truist Securities
  • University of Georgia
  • Wells Fargo

For over 200 years, America’s oldest state-chartered university has been preparing students for professional careers. UGA offers employers access to a deep and diverse talent pool through the UGA Career Center, allowing companies to post a job or internship, register for career fairs or schedule campus interviews. The university makes it easy for organizations to further their reach and increase visibility among UGA students, alumni, faculty and staff with opportunities to show commitment through scholarships and sponsorships, mentorships and more.

To discover ways companies can reach UGA alumni and current students, visit HireUGA.