The Office of Career and Professional Development helps students and alumni find meaningful work. Whether you want to launch a career in Washington, DC, Minnesota, or elsewhere around the country or the world, we match your passion and areas of study with a variety of employers, including government agencies, nonprofits, and businesses.
Through individual consulting, workshops, resources, and more, we'll help you discover the wide world of public service careers and provide you with the tools you need to manage your career search.
Our extensive career resources include:
- Domestic and global mentor programs
- Annual career exploration trips to Washington, DC, and Chicago
- Individualized counseling
Career and Professional Development is unique in that we continue to provide support long after graduation, throughout our graduates’ careers. Whether you are a recent graduate or a longer-term alum making a career change or looking for new ideas or job resources, we are here to help!
Our staff also are eager to connect employers to the Humphrey School's outstanding students.