CLAS alumni pursue a diverse array of careers, both in the U.S. and abroad. In addition to government positions in the Departments of State, Justice, Commerce, and Homeland Security, CLAS alumni work at places like the World Bank, Goldman Sachs, Lehman Brothers, the U.S. Embassy in Colombia, the Mexican Embassy in Canada, Terasol Energy, and the OAS. For a look at some of our alumni’s careers, check out our student profiles.

Other alumni have gone on to pursue post-graduate education at USC, Duke, Columbia, UVA, and Stanford, while still others choose non-profit careers or accept positions in the Peace Corps.


Graduates employed,
pursuing further education, or
not seeking employment


Graduates employed

All statistics are calculated from a 100% knowledge rate of the graduating class, as of March 2018.

Destinations of MALAS Graduates

  • Chemonics International
  • DAI Global, LLC
  • Embassy of Urugua in Washington, D.C.
  • Global Fairness Initiative
  • IDB Group
  • Inter-American Dialogue
  • Marymount University
  • Mintz Group
  • Organization of the American States
  • Pan American Health Organization
  • University of Chicago
  • World Bank Group
  • kglobal
  • SignEasy
  • Society of Jesus
  • The Advocacy Project
  • The New Yorker
  • Tsinghua University
  • U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services
  • U.S. Congress
  • U.S. Department of State
  • University of California, Los Angeles