Graduates of the Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies (NPTS) program pursue careers promoting the reduction and elimination of weapons of mass destruction and responding to terrorist threats.
This information is compiled from surveys of the Classes of 2011–2016 and refers to the first job after graduation (unless otherwise stated).
“The students that graduate from MIIS are the most qualified of all the folks coming straight out of school to work here. MIIS prepares students well to work here in Washington.”
—Kerry M. Kartchner, PhD Senior Advisor for Strategic Communications, Bureau of International Security and Nonproliferation, U.S. Department of State
“We like this school. We like the people we’ve hired and we want to bring in more of you.”
—Frank Pearn, Managing Director, JPMorgan Chase and Co.
Argentina; Austria; France; Iraq; Kazakhstan; Mexico; Netherlands; Pakistan; Sweden; United States
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“[This student is a] conscientious and efficient professional demonstrating advanced critical, analytical and communication skills ... [She has a] great sense of responsibility, reliability and commitment ... [and a] readiness to address new and challenging tasks.”
—International Professional Service Semester Supervisor, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna
Secured Opportunity: 98%
Locations: Austria, Belgium, China, Ethiopia, India, Russia, United Arab Emirates, United States
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