Employment and Salary Data

The Career Development Office conducts a survey six months following graduation to determine the first post-graduate destination of our alumni, including academic and employment activities. The entire graduating class is surveyed.  Participation is highly encouraged.  Results provide a snapshot at 6 months.  Further alumni tracking is conducted by the Development and Alumni Services team.

Class of 2018 Master's Graduate First Destination by Sector

Sector Number %
Academic (K-Higher Education) 7 8%
Government/Public Sector 14 16%
Not-For-Profit/NGO 21 24%
Private (Business/Industry) 29 34%
Private (Business/Consulting) 7 8%
Entrepreneurial/Self Employed 3 4%
Further Study 5 6%
Total 86 100%

* Based on 86 responses
Class of 2018 First Destination By Sector

Class of 2018 Positions Listed by Economic Sectors



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Class of 2018 Salary Range Percentages

2018 Salary Range Percentages
* Based on 80 responses

2018 Internships and Research

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Sarah Omusula, MESc '19, conducting research around Tsavo West National Park, Kenya
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Paul Rink, JD/MEM '19, assisting the legal representatives of 21 youth plaintiffs in their fight for a climate recovery plan through his law clerkship for Our Children's Trust
Jane Chu
Jane Chu, MEM/MBA '19, at The Burning Man Project Fly Ranch, a newly acquired 3800-acre greenfield parcel near the site of Burning Man's annual event in Nevada.  She worked with them on a plan for the new site.

Post-Graduation Employment Data

A survey is taken six months following graduation each year, to determine the academic and employment activities of recent FES graduates. These summaries provide employment statistics including salary information. The results of the surveys from the classes of 2010 - 17 are given below.

Summer Masters Internships & Research

Students are required to complete internships or research projects as part of their masters program at FES. Summer work takes place locally, nationally and internationally. See below for the most recent data on our students' summer work.
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