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School of Public Policy students are going places. Big places. Our graduates go on to work at government agencies, world-renowned nonprofits and Fortune 500 companies.

And while you’re pursuing your big dreams, we’re here to help you get there. SPP Career Services provides professional development resources to students and alumni, helping them discover rewarding internships and build successful careers.

2019 Graduates by Employment Sector

2019 Graduates by Employment Sector

2019 Internship and Employment Report

  • Acumen Solutions
  • Amtrak Office of Inspector General
  • Avodah Justice Fellowship
  • Beto O'Rourke's 2020 Presidential Campaign
  • Calibre CPA Group
  • CCS Consulting
  • Center for Global Development, Energy for Growth Hub
  • Chemonics
  • China Center for Urban Development
  • China Construction Bank
  • China Monumental Corps
  • City of Alexandria (VA)
  • City of Bowie (MD)
  • City of Milwaukee (WI)
  • Coalition for Smarter Growth
  • Cornerstone Government Affairs
  • Deloitte Consulting
  • Delta Resources
  • Ethiopia Ministry of Finance
  • Global Development Incubator (China)
  • Hannover Consulting
  • Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
  • Himalaya Trading
  • Housing Initiative Partnership
  • ICF Consulting
  • Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
  • International City/County Management Association
  • International Trade Centre (Geneva)
  • Jewish Democratic Council of America
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • KForce
  • Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition
  • Maryland Department of Budget and Management
  • Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
  • Michigan State University Environmental Science and Policy Program
  • Montgomery Housing Partnership
  • National Academy of Public Administration
  • National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
  • New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission
  • Northwest University
  • Oregon Hillel Foundation
  • Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
  • Schreiber Translations
  • Serve DC - The Mayor's Office on Volunteerism and Partnerships
  • Smart Electric Power Alliance
  • Suning Company (China)
  • Teach for America
  • U.S. Agency for International Development
  • Veritext Legal Solutions
  • U.S. Air Force
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services
  • U.S. Department of Education
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • U.S. Department of State
  • U.S. Department of Treasury
  • U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • U.S. Marine Corps
  • U.S. National Counterterrorism Center
  • U.S. National Institutes of Health
  • U.S. National Nuclear Security Administration
  • U.S. National Reconnaissance Office
  • U.S. National Security Agency
  • U.S. National Security Education Program
  • United Nations Foundation
  • United State of Women
  • University of Maryland Career Center
  • University of Maryland Robert H. Smith School of Business
  • University of Maryland School of Social Work
  • World Bank
  • World Resources Institute
  • Zero to Three
  • Advocacy Project
  • Africa Center for Strategic Studies
  • Amtrak Office of the Inspector General
  • Bipartisan Policy Center
  • Bully Pulpit Interactive
  • Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions
  • Council on Foreign Relations
  • Ethiopian Community Development Council
  • Fors Marsh Group
  • Greater Washington Community Foundation
  • Hudson Institute
  • International Food Policy Research Institute
  • Maryland General Assembly
  • Millenium Challenge Corporation
  • Montgomery County (MD) City Council
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
  • National Endowment of the Arts
  • Overseas Private Investment Corporation
  • Pan American Development Foundation
  • Podesta Group
  • Prince George’s County (MD)
  • Hudson Institute
  • Prosperity Now
  • Refugee Council USA
  • Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association of America - College Retirement Equities Fund
  • U.S. Department of Navy
  • U.S. Department of State Office of Emerging Security Challenges
  • U.S. Department of Treasury
  • U.S. Government Accountability Office
  • U.S. House of Representatives
  • U.S. Office of the Director of National Intelligence
  • United Nations Capital Development Fund
  • United Nations Development Programme
  • United States Congress
  • University of Maryland School of Public Policy
  • University of Maryland University Relations
  • World Bank Foundation
  • World Resources Institute

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