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Employment Outcomes | MAIS

From consultants to entrepreneurs, leaders of nongovernmental organizations to policymakers, graduates from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) put their degrees to work.

84% of the two-year Master of Arts in International Studies Class of 2020 were employed, pursuing fellowships or internships, or had gone on for further study within six months of graduation.


Sector Average
Private $66,168
Public  n/a*
Nonprofit n/a*
Multilateral n/a*

* Insufficient sample size available 

Employment Locations

  • US: 75%
  • Non-US: 25%
    • Non-US Breakdown
      • Asia 100%

Select Employers

  • Albright Stonebridge Group
  • Ambright
  • CSOFT International
  • Global X ETFs
  • Intralink
  • Kharon
  • LibreMax Capital
  • University of California Berkeley
  • Nanjing University of the Arts
  • All-China Youth Federation

Based on results of a survey of international (non-Chinese) students who graduated between December 2019 and August 2020. MAIS survey participation rate was 100%.