The Office of Career Advancement can help you discover new options, connect effectively, and make a difference in the world.

Prospective Students

How Will You Work to Change the World?

One of the most important things to consider as you investigate graduate schools is what will happen after you graduate. Consider:

  • Our Career Services are available to Current Students and Alumni throughout their careers.

Although it is up to you to create and manage your career, working with the Harvard Kennedy School Office of Career Advancement (OCA) and other staff and faculty at the Harvard Kennedy School can help you choose and recognize a career path that is most fulfilling and meaningful.

Four recent alumni gather at a Harvard Kennedy School event just after graduation.

"It gives me great pleasure to meet people in many different settings and find that several of them are HKS alumni. Sometimes, in a professional context, it can provide a valuable first step in building trust." Marilyn Averill MC/MPA 2000