Career opportunities for Simmons's College of the Arts and Sciences (CAS) Graduate Studies alumnae/i are exceptionally bright, with a high rate of successful job placements and fulfilling careers. As a Simmons graduate student, you will also gain access to the lifelong career resources of the CEC. To learn more about the range of CAS graduate programs visit the CAS Graduate pages.

Selected Places of Employment and Further Study for Recent CAS Graduates

The following lists show selected places of employment and further study for the major CAS graduate programs. For outcomes in the graduate Education program visit the Education outcomes page.

Behavior Analysis

Employers
  • Boston Public Schools
  • The May Center - Randolph, MA
  • Maynard Public Schools - Maynard, MA
  • Nashoba Learning Group - Bedford, MA
  • RCS - Natick, MA
Doctoral Programs
  • Simmons College
  • Tufts University
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Children's Literature

Employers
  • Boston Book Festival
  • Cambridge Public Library
  • Cesar Chavez School
  • The Elephant in the Trunk
  • The Eric Carle Museum
  • Horn Book Magazine
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Doctoral Studies
  • Boston University
  • Brandeis University
  • Rutgers University
  • University of Mississippi

English

Employers
  • Art Institute of Chicago - Manager of User Services
  • Boston University - Lecturer
  • Fisher College - Director of Academic Outreach Programs
  • High Schools (US) - Chelmsford, Medfield, and Swampscott, MA
  • High Schools (International) - in Singapore and Georgia
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - Sales & Marketing, International Division
  • MIT - Lecturer
  • Mount Ida College - Lecturer
  • Roxbury Community College - Classroom Technology
  • Simmons College - Lecturer
Doctoral Studies
  • Boston University
  • Brandeis University
  • George Washington University
  • Indiana University
  • Northeastern University
  • Northwestern University
  • SUNY Stony Brook
  • Tufts University
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Maryland
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • University of Miami
  • University of New Mexico
  • University of Rochester
  • University of San Francisco
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Washington

Gender & Cultural Studies

Employers
  • Beacon Press - Editorial Assistant
  • Brookline High School - English teacher
  • Fenway Community Health
  • Hetrick-Martin Institute - New York, NY
  • (The) International Baccalaureate, School Division - Executive Assistant to the Chief Operating Officer
  • MIT - Office of Undergraduate Advising and Academic Planning
  • Planned Parenthood
Doctoral Programs
  • Brandeis University
  • Northeastern University
  • Northwestern University
  • Ohio State University
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • University of Indiana
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Maryland, College Park
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst

History

Employers
  • Boston University, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center - Project Archivist, MLK Jr. Collection
  • Christian Science Library - Records Processor
  • Converse Inc. - Archivist
  • Librarything.com - Librarian
  • Massachusetts Historical Society - Assistant
  • Medical Heritage Library - Project Coordinator
  • New England Archivists - Editor
  • University of California, Berkeley, Bancroft Library - Survey Project Archivist
Doctoral Programs
  • Armstrong Atlantic University - Savannah, GA
  • Gilder-Lehrman Institute, New York Historical Society - Research Fellow
  • University of Hawaii - New Zealand History

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Next Career Event

Employer Information Table: Catholic Charities

Oct 27, 2014 at 11 AM - 2 PM at Main College Building, Fens Lobby (MCB Lower Level)

For more than 100 years, Catholic Charities has continued its mission of building a just and compassionate society rooted in the dignity of all people. The agency provides nearly 90 programs and services throughout Eastern Massachusetts. Their services respond to the needs of the poor and working poor, provide supportive services to children and families, and assist refugees and immigrants as they become active participants in their communities. Last year, Catholic Charities served over 200,000 people in need of all faiths. Catholic Charities has over 500 employees in different fields including child care, education, human services and nonprofit administration. To see a complete list of job openings visit www.ccab.org/job-openings. They are an equal opportunity employer. For more information, drop by their employer information table on October 27 outside of the Fens.

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