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

Check out the STEPS Career Development Plan

To learn more about the STEPS Career Development Plan based on the 5 Step Model and developed specifically for Simmons undergraduate students, visit the STEPS Plan page.

Find a Job or Internship

Check out CA$H for on-campus and work-study jobs, CareerLink for internships and full-time jobs, and the other job boards and resources we've compiled.

Meet with a Career Coach

Wondering where to start? Let us help. Drop by Monday or Tuesday from 3:00-4:30 or Wednesday or Thursday from 1:30-3:00; or, make an appointment at a time convenient to you.

Next Career Event

Employer Information Table: The Bowdoin Group

Nov 4, 2014 at 11 AM - 2 PM at Main College Building, Fens Lobby (MCB Lower Level)

The Bowdoin Group provides customized recruitment solutions ranging from executive search to technology contracting. Their industry and domain expertise allow them to partner with market leaders and disruptors.  Since 1994, they've placed thousands of professionals throughout North America and the United Kingdom, and they have been named one of the fastest growing private companies in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal for three years. They are looking to recruit students from all majors. To find out more, stop by their employer information table outside the Fens on November 4.

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