A benefit unique to Penn State is its reputation with employers, Rayman said. Career Services had an impact on the No. 1 ranking Penn State received in the Wall Street Journal, Rayman said.
Penn State came out on top of 100 colleges surveyed by 479 professional recruiters.
Penn State also ranked No. 5 in accounting, No. 6 in finance, No. 7 in computer science and No. 9 in engineering, according to the Wall Street Journal.