Big state universities top our rankings of schools that employers like best. Only one Ivy made it into the top 25.
It certainly doesn’t hurt to have a degree from Harvard, Princeton or Stanford listed on your resume.
But when it comes to hiring candidates for entry-level jobs, recruiters for the country’s biggest employers largely favor graduates of big state universities like Penn State, Texas A&M and the University of Illinois over Ivy League and other elite liberal-arts schools, according to a new Wall Street Journal survey.
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