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Careers after HKS

What's Your Difference?

The types of careers that public policy graduates pursue is wide and diverse: policymaking and governance, non-profit leadership, international development, social entrepreneurship, strategic and management consulting, public affairs and communications – the list goes on and on.

The National Association of Schools of Public Policy and Administration (NASPAA) has compiled an excellent guide to career paths, jobs, and other resources for those pursuing public policy degrees.

For specific information about where Harvard Kennedy School graduates go, check out our current Class Employment Overview (link to pdf) and our Admissions blog, which includes stories about our Alumni.

If you decide to enroll, you will gain access to OCA's resources and programming to help you discover your particular career path, and myriad opportunities to connect with people who can help you achieve your goal, and make a difference in the world through your professional pursuits.

Links to external websites are provided for informational purposes only and do not represent endorsement by  the Harvard Kennedy School.