Intelligence & Counterterrorism Intelligence

 

Working in Diplomacy: Careers with the U.S. State Department (video available)

In mid-September, OCS co-sponsored a talk with the U.S. State Department called “Working in Diplomacy: Careers with the U.S. State Department (September 2021 Webinar)”

For those of you who missed this talk and are interested in working for the State …

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

By Yale Office of Career Strategy
Yale Office of Career Strategy
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Post-Graduate Fellowships for Seniors

If you are a senior interested in looking at post-graduate fellowships outside of Yale, be sure to look at our Gap Year and Short-Term Opportunities Page where we have included 11 different Fellowship Lists. Each of these categories has examples …

By Robyn Acampora
Robyn Acampora Director of Strategic Initiatives and Public Service Careers
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Create a Target Employer List (Job Search Road Map)

Your target employer list is a critical element of your job search plan. Having a target list provides a road map as you begin your employer research and outreach efforts. An employer target list can start with industry (e.g., Healthcare), …

By David Halek
David Halek Director of Employer Relations
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CGCC Alumni Podcast Series: From Unpaid Employee to U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Intelligence with Christopher Mellon, ’84 MA

Christopher Mellon recounts his career path from unpaid employee to U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Intelligence. The Yale alum also discusses his current work on the History Channel show Unidentified: Inside America’s UFO Investigation and his conviction that life exists …

By Claire Zalla
Claire Zalla
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Career Resources

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

Community Resources

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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