"Despite the uncertainty of the ... current economic situation, graduating students can be guardedly optimistic about the job market," said Steve Salway, director of NMSU Career Services.
Graduates, however, might have to be a little more flexible in their job search.
"It will vary by the individual, but the more restrictions a graduate has on their job search , such as location and the amount of jobs they apply for , the harder time they will have," he
said graduates who are still looking for work need to put out a plenty of feelers.
"They should be utilizing a comprehensive network of family, friends, faculty members, professional associations, direct applications and services like the ones provided here at career services," he