Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

La Follette School 6-Month Post-Graduation Career Statistics for the Class of 2017

dec 2017 placement

  • Of 37 2017 La Follette School graduates, 33 entered the workforce and 4 sought additional degrees
  • Of the 33 who reported entering the workforce, 94 percent (31 graduates) reported by December, 2017, that they had secured employment in their fields

Sample of where 2017 graduates are working:

Federal Government Sector

  • US House of Representatives
  • Government Accountability Office
  • US Army

State Government Sector

  • WI Legislative Audit Bureau
  • WI State Legislature
  • WI Dept. of Corrections
  • WI Dept. of Justice
  • WI Dept. of Transportation
  • WI Dept. of Agriculture, Trade, and Consumer
  • WI Dept. of Health Services
  • WI Dept. of Public Instruction

Local Government

  • Verona City Council

Private Sector

  • Grant Thornton LLP
  • Booz Allen Hamilton

Nonprofit/Education Sector

  • UW-Population Health Institute
  • Americans for Immigration Justice
  • National Endowment for Democracy
  • Government Finance Officers Association
  • CenterState Corporation for Economic Opportunity
  • WI Council on Medical Education and Workforce

Career Statistics 2017 (pdf)

Career Statistics 2016

Career Statistics 2015

Career Statistics 2014

Career Statistics 2013