Careers

Graduates of the International Policy and Development (IPD) program pursue careers in trade, development, and human rights organizations around the world.

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Below are some key figures based on the May, August & December 2012 Alumni One Year Out Survey. Also included are examples of employers who have hired recent graduates and positions held by those graduates.

Careers by Sector

Intergovernmental
Nonprofit/Nongovernmental
Private/Corporate/Business
Public/Government
4.2%
33.3%
37.5%
25%

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  • Analyst
  • Communication/Development Manager
  • Culture and Language Instructor
  • Desk Officer
  • Financial Crimes Analyst
  • Immigration Services Officer
  • Project Assistant, African and Latin American Resilience to Climate Change
  • Research Associate
  • United Nations Correspondent

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The following information was gathered by the Center for Advising and Career Services through the summer and early fall of 2014, and reflects the opportunities pursued by students in the International Policy Studies programs during the summer of 2014.

Results: 93% response rate. 95% secured an offer for an internship, immersive learning or contract research experience.
Locations: 26% international
Salary Range: $10.00 - $23.00 per hour
Source of Opportunity: 81% MIIS facilitated, 19% student facilitated

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View the full International Policy and Development (formerly known as International Policy Studies) Program 2014 Internship Report here:

final_ips_2014_summer_internship_report.pdf

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