The School of Theology and Religious Studies has demonstrated effectiveness in helping students attain their educational goals by a very reasonable time to degree completion rate and a high placement rate within their first year. In terms of relevance to career aspirations, 80% of the graduates of 2010-11 said their present occupation was “highly related” to their STRS degree, while another 10% said it was “moderately related.” A preponderance of graduates goes into education or religious work (100% of 2008-09 graduates, 87.5% of 2009-2010 graduates, 95% of 2010-11 graduates, and 89% of 2011-12 graduates). Of all doctoral students who enrolled between 2002 and 2012, over 80% finished their degrees in seven years or less.