Employment By Sector

 

Employment by Sector: Public Sector, 36.8%; Private Sector, 42%; Nonprofit Sector, 19.9%; Pursuing Further Study: 1.3%


Median Salary

$65,000

Public Sector

$100,000

Private Sector

$73,000

Nonprofit Sector

Employment

91.9%

Employed / Pursuing
Further Study

7.6%

Seeking Employment

0.5%

Not Seeking Employment

Employment information as reported by 2021 graduates six months after graduation.

 

Examples of Employers

PUBLIC SECTOR  
  • Central Bank of Indonesia
  • Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Australia
  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
  • International Finance Corporation (IFC)
  • Ministry of Finance and Public Credit of Colombia
  • New York City Civic Engagement Commission (NYCCEC)
  • New York City Mayor's Office of Management and Budget
  • New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA)
  • Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
  • United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • United States Department of the Interior
  • United States Energy Information Administration
  • Washington State Department of Commerce
  • World Bank
PRIVATE SECTOR  
  • Accenture
  • Bain & Company
  • BlackRock
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Boston Consulting Group
  • Citigroup
  • Dalberg
  • Deloitte
  • Environmental Resources Management (ERM)
  • EY (formerly Ernst & Young)
  • Facebook
  • Guidehouse
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Moody's Investors Service
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Standard and Poor's
  • Twitter
  • Uber
NONPROFIT SECTOR  
  • 92nd Street Y
  • African American Redress Network
  • Bezos Earth Fund
  • Catholic Charities Brooklyn and Queens
  • Citizens Budget Commission
  • Clean Energy Buyers Association (CEBA)
  • Community Preservation Corporation
  • German Marshall Fund of the United States
  • Girl Scouts of America
  • International Rescue Committee
  • National Public Radio
  • New York Hall of Science
  • New York Restoration Project
  • Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI)
  • Results for America
  • Rewiring America
  • Rocky Mountain Institute

 

Graduation Rate Statistics

Graduation rate statistics
(cumulative)*

MPA-EPM

(out of 52 initially enrolled students)

MPA-ESP

(out of 63 initially enrolled students)

MIA

(out of 253 initially enrolled students)

MPA

(out of 235 initially enrolled students)

MPA-DP

(out of 53 initially enrolled students)

EMPA

(out of 92 initially enrolled students)

% of students graduated within 1 year 90% 98% N/A N/A N/A N/A
% of students graduated within 2 years 100% 98% 90% 89% 89% N/A
% of students graduated within 3 years 100% 98% 97% 98% 98% 90%
% of students graduated within 4 years N/A N/A 98% 98% 100% 93%

*2013-14 AY matriculating cohort. MIA and MPA figures exclude students enrolled in dual degree programs.