Alumni and Careers

Urban Education Policy Program graduates have found placements in a variety of policy settings including nonprofit organizations, reform support agencies, charter schools, community development corporations, and leading arts organizations.  Recent graduates have also gone on to pursue fellowship opportunities such as the Education Pioneers, a human capital organization focused on attracting and developing talented leaders capable of transforming K-12 urban education.  Among our most notable placements in past years, we include the Boston based EDC and Jobs for the FutureLearning Point Associates located in Washington DC, New Leaders for New Schools, IFF, formerly the Illinois Facilities FundHighlander Charter SchoolNeighborworks Blackstone River ValleySmith Hill Community Development CorporationReady to Learn Providence, and Trinity Repertory Company among many other organizations.  UEP students have also gone onto further their education in PhD programs at the University of Wisconsin, University of WashingtonUniversity of Southern CaliforniaTrident University International, Vanderbilt, Columbia, Stanford, and Emory universities.