Thanks to Prof. Beckman for sending this in. From a recent article on CNN's help desk:
Now, in 2011, we can at last say that things are really and truly looking up for new college grads. According to the annual survey by the National Association of Colleges and Employers, overall, employers plan to hire 19.3 percent more new college graduates this fall than they did in the fall of 2010, the first double-digit percentage increase since 2007.
Information sciences & systems -- Average annual salary offer to 2011 grads: $56,868
Complete artilce here.