SSP graduates are a diverse group, following careers in many different areas each year. They secure positions in the public sector, the private sector, the non-profit world, and academia. As of March 2018, the Class of 2017 reported the following outcomes:

  • 96% employed, pursuing further education, serving in the U.S. Military, or otherwise not seeking employment
  • 53% employed in the public sector, followed by 31% in the private sector, 14% in nonprofits, and 2% in multilateral organizations
  • 8% employed internationally

Destinations for the Class of 2017 included, among others:

  • Center for Strategic and International Studies
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • IBM
  • National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  • RAND Corporation
  • U.S. Department of Defense
  • U.S. Department of Justice
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of State

Information on career outcomes for other recent classes can be found in our Alumni Career Placement Reports, which are downloadable below.