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

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

2011

Breakdown

24% private
42% public
29% non-profit
2% further education

Examples of Private Employers

Booz Allen Hamilton
Deloitte & Touche
The Jewish Reporter
Kroll International
ManTech
SOS International 
Scitor Corporation
System Planning Corporation

Examples of Public Employers

Defense Intelligence Agency
Federal Bureau of Investigation
National Defense University
U.S. Army
U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. Department of Energy
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Department of Justice
U.S. Department of State
Rhode Island Army National Guard
The World Bank Group

Examples of Non-Profit Employers

American Security Project
Brookings Institute
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments
Institute for Foreign Policy Analysis (IFPA)
Nuclear Threat Initiative
The Partnership for Global Security (PGS) 
Public Health Foundation
Washington Office on Latin America