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Career outcomes

Job placement rates for graduates of master’s programs in student affairs are robust. In the Western region, the average placement rate for 15 top programs is 94.5%. The field is expected to grow at least through 2020, as colleges experience increased enrollments.

Graduates obtain jobs as coordinators, assistant directors, and directors in a wide range of student affairs settings, including:

  • Swarthmore College - Residence Life
  • University of California District of Columbia (UCDC) Program - Student Life
  • University of New Mexico - Advancement / Foundation
  • Lewis & Clark College - Student Support Services
  • Lewis & Clark College - Admissions
  • Lewis & Clark College – Financial Aid
  • Lewis & Clark College – CAS Music Department
  • Lewis & Clark College – Residence Life
  • Grinnell College – Career Center
  • Schwabe, Williamson, & Wyatt - Marketing
  • Clackamas Community College - Career and Academic Advising
  • The Art Institute of Portland - Residence Life
  • University of Arizona - Career Services
  • University of Vermont - Residence Life
  • Portland Community College – Women’s Resource Center
  • Washington State University, Vancouver – Student Activities
  • The Ohio State University – Title IX Office