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Federal, State, and Local Government

  • District of Columbia Health and Human Services
  • Maryland General Assembly
  • National Institutes of Health
  • U.S. Department of Defense
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Secretary
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of State
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission

International

  • Aspen Institute
  • Inter-American Development Bank
  • Population Services International
  • United Nations
  • World Bank


SPA Graduates

  • Employed: 92%
  • Pursuing Advanced Degree: 3%
  • Employed & Pursuing Degree: 2%
  • Seeking Employment: 3%

Salaries

  • Above $60,000: 17%
  • $50,000 - $59,999: 28%
  • $40,000 - $49,999: 32%
  • $35,000 - $39,999: 12%
  • Less than $35,000: 11%

Private for Profit

  • Aetna
  • Bloomberg
  • Huron Consulting
  • ICF International
  • KellenAdams
  • KPMG


Private Not for Profit

  • Alliance for Children and Families
  • American Petroleum Institute
  • Brookings Institution
  • Center for a New American Security
  • Global Health Corps
  • Washington Institute for Near East Policy