Graduate Programs Brochure

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If you are looking for a vibrant academic community — one with a global perspective and a commitment to the public good — then look no further than Washington, DC, and GW’s Elliott School of International Affairs.

SPS Research Institute

Institute for Security and Conflict Studies

Careers

The Elliott School's Office of Graduate Student Career Development provides career advising services to all graduate students and alumni from the day of arrival through graduation and beyond.

Post-Graduation Career Data

2013

Breakdown

28% private
50% public
15% non-profit
5% further education

Examples of Private Employers

Alliance Management Group
Aon Risk Solutions
Booz Allen Hamilton
Chertoff Group
E-Trade Financial
Sotera Defense

Examples of Public Employers

Defense Intelligence Agency
U.S. Department of Commerce
U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Air Force
Federal Bureau of Investigation

Examples of Non-Profit / NGO Employers

Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Federation of American Scientists
Fissile Materials Working Group
U.S. - Russia Business Council

2012

Breakdown

21% private
48% public
19% non-profit
3% further education

Examples of Private Employers

Booz Allen Hamilton
The Lafayette Group
Luntz Global
SAIC
Siege Technologies
Tactical Defense Media

Examples of Public Employers

Congressional Research Service
Defense Intelligence Agency
U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. Department of Justice
U.S. Department of State U.S.
Marine Corps

Examples of Non-Profit Employers

History and Public Policy Program
Intelligence and National Security Alliance
Program on International Policy Attitudes
Woodrow Wilson Center