Education

Careers in Education

The field of education offers a wide range of career opportunities for liberal arts graduates both within, and outside, the classroom.

CGCC – 5 Upcoming Events (Mon-Wed)

After the Thanksgiving holiday, Common Good & Creative Careers has 5 events for you right when you return.

MeshEd Collective Information Sessions, Monday, November 29th, 12:15 – 1pm EST, Virtual

Interested in Education? Attend this information session to learn about a …

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Employer Hiring Plans Jump for Class of 2022 Graduates

Full article originally published by the National Association of College & Employers (NACE) available here

Employers plan to hire 26.6% more new graduates from the Class of 2022 than they did from the Class of 2021, according to NACE’s Job Outlook …

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New Resource for Alumni going into Common Good Careers

Interested in seeing where Yale alums entering Common Good Careers have gone in the past four years? All Yale Students and Alumni of our office can now view the updated Common Good Careers Class List which includes information on Yale …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers Robyn Acampora
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Pathways into Preschool-12 Teaching Program (videos available)

In mid-September, Yale’s Education Studies Program hosted a conversation on pathways into teaching. Yale EDST faculty Mira Debs and Melissa Scheve presented an overview of entry-points into teaching. Yale Senior Edie Abraham-Macht will lead a panel of Yale alumni sharing their …

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Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers Robyn Acampora
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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

Education Fellowships Sample List – Common Good & Creative Careers

Common Good & Creative Careers (CGCC) Education Fellowships ListThe following list includes a sample of post-graduate fellowships in …

Public Affairs / Public Service Fellowships Sample List – Common Good & Creative Careers

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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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