Federal, State, Local, and Tribal Government

The U.S. Federal Government is the nation’s largest employer and offers challenging experiences, competitive salary, and generous benefits. State, local, and tribal governments provide a wide variety of job opportunities as well.

Presidential Management Fellow Class of 2023 Application

The PMF Class of 2023 Application will be open from September 13-September 27, 2022 (opening and closing at Noon Eastern Time).

The application will be accessible via an announcement on USAJOBS (www.USAJOBS.gov) once the application opens.

Learn more about the …

By Kelly McSergi
Kelly McSergi Assistant Director of Employer Relations
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New Job Board Alert! PoliCorner (government/nonprofit)

Yale’s Office of Career Strategy is excited to partner with Policorner.

Policorner.org is a free political internship and jobs platform connecting Yale University students with 2,000+ legal, political and public service internships and career opportunities.  Policorner.org allows Yale University students …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers
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Common Good Careers Advising continues to be available all summer!

Still seeking a job in a common good career? Continuing to pursue a summer internship in nonprofit or government? Perhaps you want to make sure you are making the most of your summer internship or plan ahead for the fall. …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers
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Leverage SEA Funding to Secure a Summer Opportunity

Yale College students who receive any amount of financial aid from Yale are eligible to use their Summer Experience Award (SEA) to help with the expenses of an unpaid or underfunded summer experience (less than $1,500). The SEA can be …

By Yale Office of Career Strategy
Yale Office of Career Strategy
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Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA)

APSIA is a resource for those pursuing a career in international affairs. For information regarding schools, fellowships and scholarships, as well as professional development, check out their website, subscribe to their newsletter and follow APSIA through various social media platforms.

By Jorimel Zaldivar
Jorimel Zaldivar Senior Associate Director for Common Good Careers
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Career Resources

Federal Resume Guide
Public Affairs / Public Service Fellowships Sample List – Common Good & Creative Careers
Fellowship Search Engines – Common Good & Creative Careers

Common Good & Creative Careers (CGCC) Fellowship Search Engine List –The following list includes a sample of search engines for …

Community Resources

Community Spotlights

Career Outcomes

The Office of Career Strategy collects information about Yale College graduates. This tool allows users to search outcomes by year and major. Please visit Statistics & Reports for 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
86.8% of those graduating between July 1, 2020-June 30, 2021 96.9% employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation $76,359 among graduates employed in the United States. Financial Services, Education, Technology, Consulting, and Healthcare

 

  • First Destination
  • Top Employers
  • Employment Industry and Function
  • Size of the Organization
  • Starting Salary
  • Time of Year Offer Received
  • Co-Curricular, Research, 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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