Applying to Graduate & Professional School

A daunting process… but it doesn’t need to be

Applying to graduate school may seem like a daunting process, but it doesn’t need to be. Office of Career Strategy advisors can support and assist you with clarifying your goals and reasons for pursuing an advanced degree, researching programs, and navigating the application process.

Use the drop-down box to learn more about the process of applying to graduate school, business school, law school and advanced degrees in the health professions (including medical school, dental school, nursing school, veterinary school and other health professions programs).

Endowed Surgical Scholar Program at Northwell Health

The Endowed Surgical Scholar Program at Northwell Health is a unique program designed to provide a comprehensive clinical experience for gap year students with a strong interest in a career in academic medicine. We are seeking a gap year student for …

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Connecting with Faculty & Requesting Letters of Recommendation

Connecting With Faculty During Your Time at Yale

There are many reasons you will want to get to know your professors during your time at Yale. Not only are they brilliant researchers, and wonderful teachers, they also greatly enjoy working …

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APAMSA (Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association)

APAMSA’s premedical branch is looking to expand and wants to see if students at Yale University would be interested in starting a premedical chapter! Established in 1994, APAMSA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan student-run organization of healthcare students committed to addressing …

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THANC Foundation Research Associate

THANC Foundation Research Associate Position

Description: The THANC (Thyroid, Head and Neck Cancer) Foundation is a non-profit organization located in New York City. THANC is committed to supporting research and education in the early detection and treatment of thyroid and …

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Forté Foundation Undergraduate Programming (Free for Yale College students)

Yale OCS is pleased to offer our students the opportunity to join the Forté Foundation’s Undergraduate Programming  for free. As a sponsor school, this initiative offers undergraduate women at Yale, across majors, the opportunity to develop skills in five critical …

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Career Resources

Global Organization for Wilderness Education

An Open Access Free educational platform where interested students and healthcare professionals can explore and interact with wilderness and emergency …
Nurse Journal

NurseJournal.org produced a guide outlining steps students can take to become nurse leaders with their degrees in health education. Explore …

Public Health / Health Policy Fellowships Sample List – Common Good & Creative Careers
Law / Legal Services Fellowships Sample List – Common Good & Creative Careers


Common Good & Creative Careers (CGCC) Law/Legal Services Fellowships List
The following list includes a sample of post-graduate fellowships …

Community Spotlights

Lily Zhao (PhD, Astronomy)

3-Minute Thesis Finalist,PhD

Raveesha Gupta (MA ’17, International and Development Economics)

First Generation and/or Low Income Students,Humanities,Masters,Social Sciences,STEM
  • Research Analyst
  • Assistant General Counsel Congressional Budget Office

Career Outcomes

The Office of Career Strategy collects information about Yale College graduates after graduation. This interactive tool allows users to search these outcomes by year and major. Please visit Statistics & Reports for the more detailed reports.

Helpful Tips on using the Interactive Tool:

  • There is no Enter or Submit Button  Results will appear automatically with your selections
  • Choose ‘All Years’ or ‘All Majors’- For results across years and majors or check one for more granular results.
    • Default results will show the most recent Class Year.
    • Uncheck selected major(s) to reset your search.
    • To ensure student confidentiality, results are only reported in the aggregate and more granular data is not available through this public tool.
    • The tool will return results with at least five responses. If you require additional information contact the Office of Career Strategy

Most Recent Class Overview

Knowledge Rate Success Rate Mean Starting Salary Top Five Industries
91.6% of those graduating between July 1, 2019-June 30, 2020 91.7% employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation $71,030 among graduates employed in the United States. Financial Services, Education, Consulting, Technology and Healthcare

 

  • First Destination
  • Top Employers
  • Employment Industry and Function
  • Size of the Organization
  • Starting Salary
  • Time of Year Offer Received
  • Co-curricular and Study Abroad Experiences
  • First Destination Locations
  • Top Universities
  • Advanced Degrees Pursued

First Destination

First Destination refers to the postgraduate plans of Yale College graduates six months after graduation. The pursuits of Yale graduates include employment, graduate school, independent research, military service, and more.

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