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Employment Outcomes

Talent for the World

Our graduates are valued in the global marketplace and known for their ability to address multifaceted challenges across all sectors around the world. The Johns Hopkins University alumni network totals 230,000 talented professionals, including more than 20,000 graduates of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) working in dynamic roles.

Employment Outcomes

Class of 2019 Employment Outcomes: Highlights

Master of Arts in International Relations

92% of the two-year Master of Arts in International Relations Class of 2019 were employed, pursuing fellowships or internships, or had gone on for further study within six months of graduation.

46% work in the private sector with firms such as Deloitte, IBM, London Stock Exchange Group, and McKinsey & Company.
18% work in the nonprofit sector with organizations such as the Center for Strategic and International Studies, Refugees International, and World Resources Institute.
19% work in the public sector with employers such as the European Central Bank, Federal Reserve Board, and the US Department of State.
11% work in the multilateral sector with organizations such as Inter-American Development Bank, International Monetary Fund, and the United Nations.
6% Further Study

Master of International Public Policy

94% of the one-year Master of International Public Policy Class of 2019 were employed, pursuing fellowships or internships, or had gone on for further study within six months of graduation.

77% work in the public sector with employers such as Embassy of Spain in Pretoria, South Africa, US Department of Defense, and US Department of State.
6% work in the nonprofit sector with organizations such as the Center for Strategic and International Studies.
12% work in the private sector with firms such as Albright Stonebridge Group, Ernst & Young, In-Q-Tel.
5% work in the multilateral sector with organizations such as World Bank Group.

Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance

94% of the one-year Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance Class of 2019 were employed, pursuing fellowships or internships, or had gone on for further study within six months of graduation.

45% work in the private sector with firms such as Deloitte, CITIC Securities Co., Ltd., and Strategy&.
23% work in the multilateral sector with organizations such as International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group.
19% work in the public sector with employers such as Executive Office of the US President, Government of Japan, and US Department of Treasury.
13% work in the nonprofit sector with organizations such as the Center for Global Development. 

Master of Arts in Global Risk

80% of the one-year Master of Arts in Global Risk Class of 2019 were employed, pursuing fellowships or internships, or had gone on for further study within six months of graduation.

60% work in the private sector with firms such as Kalyon Holding and Thomson Reuters.
40% work in the multilateral sector with employers such as the European Bank for Reconstruction & Development and European Investment Bank.