The Biggest Employers of Chapman Graduates

Chapman University’s official LinkedIn profile provides career insights on more than 55,000 graduates. This networking platform connects recent graduates to older alumni employed in a variety of fields from business development to graphic design, in order to provide employment opportunities for former students. As reported by the site, here are the 10 companies that have hired the most Panthers over the past two years.


1. Chapman University

According to, 1,326 alumni are hired by Chapman. Therefore, the university is its own top employer for its graduates.


2. United States Navy

Second to Chapman itself is the US Navy with 174 hires. The US Navy offers alumni an abundance of jobs and job opportunities.


3. United States Air Force


The US Air Force connects to 174 Chapman Alumni. This number, according, is the same as the US Navy. Both branches offer alumni numerous opportunities.


4. Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente is another big company that hires grads. 171 students are hired from this major company making it a leading employer.


5. Boeing

Boeing is the world’s largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. Its international company, according to, connects with and hires 126 alumni.


6. Brandman University

Brandman University, a private, non-profit university affiliated with Chapman hires 126 alumni. Not all jobs are associated to education, some include technology and communications, too.


7. The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company hires 112 employees through connections of alumni and employees. The Walt Disney Company includes beyond the Disneyland Resort Park and expands onto national and international job.


8. Disneyland Resort

Disneyland® Official Site

The Disneyland Resort, separate from the Walt Disney Company hires 102 employees. This number includes alumni and recent graduates. The Disneyland Resort is only a short distance from campus and is a popular employment spot for current students and recent graduates alike.


9. United States Army     

The US Army employs 89 alumni. Students from various majors are hired for an array of jobs that all differ in skill levels and expectation.


10. Lockheed Martin

Working at Lockheed Martin Corporation

Lockheed Martin employs 84 students. Lockheed Martin is an American global aerospace, defense, security and advanced technology. According to, 84 alumni I have been hired by their company.


If you have any questions regarding careers and jobs after graduation, the Office of Career and Professional Development is available to answer questions. Reach them at:

342 N. Glassell St. (located across the street from DeMille Hall, just south of the Fowler School of Law)

(714) 997-6942

Drop-In Hours: Monday, Friday  2 p.m. – 4 p.m. | Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Rachael Kaufhold

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