Non-Profit

Nonprofit organizations hire on a need basis, typically posting full-time positions one to two months prior to hiring in the spring. Gaining related experience to your career field of interest, including volunteer work during college and post-graduation year-of-service positions, will make candidates more marketable to nonprofit agencies. Only a small portion of nonprofit positions are posted to the public; many organizations inform the public through word-of-mouth and prefer to hire interns and volunteers, who already possess the skills and knowledge to do the work.

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Project Horseshoe Farm Fellowship

Project Horseshoe Farm is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that since its founding in 2007 has been helping to prepare a generation of emerging citizen service leaders.  In 2009, we created a unique one-year Community Health Volunteer Service and Learning Fellowship geared …

By Kristin McJunkins
Kristin McJunkins Director, Health Professions Advising & STEM Connect
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CGCC Roadtrips to the Real World presented by EACE

Wednesday, January 4, 2023 – Thursday, January 19, 2023
Location is Dependent on Company, Virtual and In-person offerings available
Learn more: https://bit.ly/3sMGzOW

EACE Roadtrips to the Real World

Site visits for the 2023 Road Trips to the Real World program …

By Lori Ferrara
Lori Ferrara Senior Administrative Assistant
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Join City Year as paid, fulltime tutors in under-resourced schools!

This year’s graduating class can start in August to serve as paid, fulltime tutors and role models in systemically under-resourced schools. During the year of service, they receive 60+ days of transformational PD, 1:1 support planning their next educational or …

By Ya Hsien Cheng
Ya Hsien Cheng Assistant Director of Employer Relations
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Clinton Global Initiative University to be hosted by Vanderbilt University on March 3-5, 2023

Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) recruits a student cohort of young leaders who are committed to developing innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. Each year, undergraduate and graduate students from around the world apply to participate in CGI U’s year-round …

By Jorimel Zaldivar
Jorimel Zaldivar Senior Associate Director for Common Good Careers
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EL POMAR Internship & Fellowship

INTERNSHIP:

-paid, 10-week, in Colorado

The application is currently open and closes Friday, February 10, 2023. To apply: Internship | El Pomar Foundation

FELLOWSHIP:

-paid, 2-year, post-collegiate, in Colorado

The application is currently open and closes Tuesday, January 10, 2023. To …

By Ya Hsien Cheng
Ya Hsien Cheng Assistant Director of Employer Relations
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Career Resources

In an effort to support students pursuing careers in the nonprofit, government and the arts sectors or those who plan …

Community Resources

Explore Job Market InsightsIn partnership withLightcast logo

Search continually updated U.S. market trends to learn about job types (job functions), growth trends, and desired skills. The results will include general information about each job (functional area), employment trends from the past two years and projections for the next 10 years, employers that have that role, desired education level, skills for the position, and more!

TWO WAYS TO SEARCH:

  1. Find Career Data by Selecting Keywords: Enter keywords of various job titles and choose a state or search nationwide to learn more about that job.
  2. Filter by Industry and Occupation: Search by industry and choose among popular occupations/job titles within that industry.

First, choose an industry of interest, then filter for occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

Type in a keyword to select a relevant occupation. (If you'd like to see data for a specific location only, filter by state.)

Community Spotlights

  • Congressional Intern Office of Congressman Steve Cohen (D – TN)
  • Human Rights Refugee & Immigrant Program Intern Advocates for Human Rights, Minnesota
  • Innovation Lab Intern Greenwich Library, Connecticut
  • Nutrition Education Fellow Capital Area Food Bank, Washington DC
  • Development Intern Peer Health Exchange (PHE), Chicago

YC 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

 

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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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