Career Placement

A valuable experience that prepares students for the opportunities that lie ahead.

We are invested in preparing and equipping our students to pursue their aspirations whether it is transitioning to a new career or pursuing an advanced degree. Our students have gone to various fields after their Master’s Degree in Biohazardous Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases.

Post-Graduate Career Outcomes

2016-2020 Biohazardous Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases Alumni

Charts display career outcomes and industries for 84 alumni from 2016 to 2020. Career Outcomes: 82% employed, 1% JD, 4% MD, 1% MPH, 1% MS, 3% PhD, 7% seeking opportunities, 1% volunteering. Employment industries for employed alumni: 16% academia, 12% biopharma, 6% business, 14% consulting, 36% government and policy, 4% other, 12% health care.

Companies our alumni have worked for include:

  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Culmen International
  • Georgetown University
  • CRDF Global
  • Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate
  • Dynamis Inc.
  • Department of Defense
  • Nuclear Threat Initiative
  • Henry M. Jackson Foundation

Advanced degree schools our alumni have attended include:

  • University of Utah
  • Boston University
  • New York University
  • Tulane University
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Maryland
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine