Graduate Outcomes


First Destinations

  • 56% Employment
  • 20% Graduate School
  • 19% Post-Graduate Service
  • 3% Fellowships
  • 0% Continuing Education
  • 3% Other

Top Locations

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  • Chicago, IL
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Minneapolis & St. Paul, MN
  • Seattle, WA
  • Washington, DC


Positions Related to Career Goals

  • 38% Completely
  • 50% Moderately
  • 8% Slightly
  • 4% Not at All

Graduate Schools


Graduate Schools Data

Institution Degree Field of Study Location
Academy of Performing Arts MFA documentary photography Prague, Czech Repulic
Bowling Green State University MA American culture studies Bowling Green, OH
Chicago-Kent College of Law JD law Chicago, IL
Drake University JD law Des Moines, IA
Drexel University MSFS forensic science Philadelphia, PA
Johns Hopkins University MEd education Baltimore, MD
Mitchell Hamline School of Law JD law St. Paul, MN
Northwestern University PhD sociology Evanston, IL
University of California PhD sociology Irvine, CA
University of Illinois JD law Champaign, IL
University of Iowa MCA clinical anatomy Iowa City, IA
University of Michigan JD law Ann Arbor, MI
University of Minnesota JD law Minneapolis, MN
University of Minnesota MPP public policy Minneapolis, MN
University of Pennsylvania MS education Philadelphia, PA
University of Southern California PhD comparative media & culture Los Angeles, CA
Washington University in St. Louis MSW social work St. Louis, MO
69% of students are accepted to their first or second choice graduate institution and program



  • AmeriCorps
  • Jane Addams Senior Caucus
  • Land of Lincoln Legal Aid
  • Ramsey County Community Corrections
  • Seattle Audubon
  • Shanti Bhavan

Service Data

Organization Location
AmeriCorps Sioux Falls, SD
City Year Chicago, IL
City Year Los Angeles, CA
College Possible Chicago, IL
College Possible St. Paul, MN
Horizons Savannah, GA
Jane Addams Senior Caucus Chicago, IL
Land of Lincoln Legal Aid Carbondale, IL
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN
Playworks Chicago, IL
Ramsey County Community Corrections St. Paul, MN
Saint Francis of Assisi Kitchen Scranton, PA
Seattle Audubon Seattle, WA
Shanti Bhavan Baliganapalli, India



  • Thomas J. Watson Foundation

Fellowships Data

Organization Location
Grinnell College Grinnell, IA
Thomas J. Watson Foundation Hungary, India, South Africa

Experiential Learning


Internships Data

Organization Field Location
3311 Productions, Inc. creative/performing arts Los Angeles, CA
ACLU of Nebraska law/legal services Lincoln, NE
Al Exito education Des Moines, IA
All Stars Project of Dallas creative/performing arts Dallas, TX
AmeriCorps education Grinnell, IA
Anita's Martinez Ballet Folklorico creative/performing arts Dallas, TX
ArtiCulture creative/performing arts Minneapolis, MN
ATC Management business administration/management London, UK
Bedsider education Grinnell, IA
Belen Educa education Santiago, Chile
Breakthrough New York education New York, NY
Center for Constitutional Rights law/legal services New York, NY
Center for International Policy government/public policy Washington, DC
Central American Resource Center education Washington, DC
Chandler Police Department Victims Service Unit law/legal services Chandler, AZ
Chloe Smith MP, House of Commons government/public policy London, UK
City of Madison computing/technology Madison, WI
Coppola Enterprises sales/marketing Des Moines, IA
Crisis Intervention Services social services Ottumwa, IA
D4DR Inc. computing/technology Tokyo, Japan
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance healthcare Chicago, IL
Desde Mi Huerto research/science Patillas, PR
Dr. Laura Ferguson healthcare Grinnell, IA
Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos SHS education Chicago, IL
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission law/legal services Chicago, IL
ExtraHop Networks sales/marketing Seattle, WA
First Stage Theater Academy education Milwaukee, WI
Gender Justice law/legal services St. Paul, MN
Girls Inc education Washington, DC
Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce communications Grinnell, IA
Grinnell College education Grinnell, IA
Grinnell College Office of Development & Alumni Relations education Grinnell, IA
Grinnell Community Daycare and Preschool education Grinnell, IA
Grinnell Historical Museum education Grinnell, IA
Grinnell Regional Medical Center communications Grinnell, IA
Harlem RBI education New York, NY
Havas Media Group sales/marketing New York, NY
Immigrant Allies of Marshalltown law/legal services Marshalltown, IA
Inside Out Project creative/performing arts New York, NY
Iowa Center for Economic Success social services Des Moines, IA
Iowa Senate Democrats Policy Research Staff government/public policy Des Moines, IA
Kaiser Permanente communications/media Portland, OR
KIPP New Orleans education New Orleans, LA
Lambda Legal law/legal services Chicago, IL
Law Office of Jillian Kong-Sivert law/legal services Phoenix, AZ
Los Angeles Times communications Los Angeles, CA
Loyola Law School law/legal services Los Angeles, CA
Maricopa Medical Examiner's Office healthcare Phoenix, AZ
Mary's Center healthcare Washington, DC
Mayflower social services Grinnell, IA
Mercy Medical Center healthcare Des Moines, IA
middle school (not specified) education Los Angeles, CA
Mid-Iowa Community Action social services Grinnell, IA
MTV communications New York, NY weltkulturradio communications Berlin, Germany
National Coalition for the Homeless social services Washington, DC
National Council of Jewish Women social services Washington, DC
National Public Radio communications Washington, DC
NGO Agenda, Center for Family Support government/public policy Belgrade, Serbia
Northwest Film Forum creative/performing arts Seattle, WA
Ping Chong + Company creative/performing arts New York, NY
Piper Jaffrat finance Minneapolis, MN
Prairie State Legal Services law/legal services Galesburg, IL
Prateepsana Ismail Memorial School education Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand
Propeller: A Force for Social Innovation education New Orleans, LA
Reality Changers education San Diego, CA
Red Hen Press communications Pasadena, CA
RefugeeOne social services Chicago, IL
Romani National Council government/public policy Belgrade, Serbia
SAFE Alliance social services Charlotte, NC
Salt IO data science/analytics Royersford, PA
Seattle Documentary Association creative/performing arts Seattle, WA
Shedd Aquarium education Chicago, IL
Sisters4Sisters social services Cape Town, South Africa
Street Girls Aid social services Achimota, Ghana
Teach for America education Los Angeles, CA
Teamster Union 705 law/legal services Chicago, IL
The Coca-Cola Company business administration/management Tokyo, Japan
The Posse Foundation education Washington, DC
Time Out Tokyo communications Tokyo, Japan
Unity Point Health healthcare Des Moines, IA
University of Iowa research/science Iowa City, IA
Urban Dreams social services Des Moines, IA
US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants government/public policy Des Moines, IA
Venice Family Clinic healthcare Santa Monica, CA
Veteran Affairs Central Iowa Healthcare System social services Des Moines, IA
Viva Tanzania education Arusha, Tanzania
Waypoint Services social services Cedar Rapids, IA
Wisconsin Capitol government/public policy Madison, WI
Youth Action Youth Build social services New York, NY

Research Data

Organization Field Location
American Bar Foundation national constitutions Chicago, IL
Grinnell Chamber of Commerce social & economic sustainability Grinnell, IA
Grinnell College civic education in India Bangalore, India
Hawaii Permanente Medical Group cultural awareness in prenatal care Honolulu, HI
University of California biomedicine Los Angeles, CA
University of California placential response to environmental pollution Los Angeles, CA
University of Chicago educational methods' effects on urban children Chicago, IL
University of Freiburg organic chemistry Freiburg, Germany
University of Illinois diagnosing learning disabilities Chicago, IL
University of Illinois psychology Chicago, IL
University of Southern California effect of community on youth development Santa Cruz, CA
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