Graduates of Carolina’s MPA program have established successful careers at all levels of government service, with a wide variety of nonprofit organizations, and as private sector consultants. Employers seek out UNC-Chapel Hill MPA students because of their expertise in management, policy, and analysis.
Career Services provides multiple opportunities throughout the year for students to meet employers and get to know our extensive network of active alumni.
There are many resources avaliable to help you with your job search and networking as well as the opportunity to meet with a career advisor.
JOB POSTING LISTSERV
Career Services emails students (beginning their final semester) and interested alumni weekly job postings.
CAREER EVENTS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR STUDENTS
The MPA program hosts a job fair for current students every February. Recruiters conduct individual interviews with PWE eligible students seeking fulltime, summer professional work opportunities and, if they have permanent positions available, with graduating students beginning their job search.