HAMDEN, CT (WFSB) -- College graduates everywhere are no doubt trying to find jobs now that school is done.

According to a new study by career site Zippia, a university in Connecticut is at the head of the class when it comes to helping students land a gig.

Quinnipiac University in Hamden has the best overall graduate employment rate in the country, at just over 96 percent.

Zippia compiled a list by looking at the U.S. Department of Education’s “College Scorecard” from 2017-2018 to check employment rate data.

Here’s the best of the best:

  1. Connecticut – Quinnipiac University
  2. South Dakota – Augustana University
  3. Ohio – Ohio Northern University
  4. Pennsylvania – Lebanon Valley College
  5. Massachusetts – Western New England University
  6. Wisconsin – Marquette University
  7. Rhode Island – Providence College
  8. Minnesota – Saint Johns University
  9. New York – Siena College
  10. Nebraska – University of Nebraska Medical Center

For a look at the full list, click here.

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