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Prospective Students

Welcome to ConnectED, the career services unit of EdCareers, at the Stanford Graduate School of Education (GSE).

This is an exciting time in the field of education and we applaud your interest in exploring a graduate degree that will allow you to have an even greater impact.

Stanford GSE degree candidates are highly sought after by organizations across the globe. As a student (and as an alum) you will have access to the EdCareers Portal that receives over 150 job postings per month from organizations in all sectors including schools, education start-ups, government agencies, consulting firms and social service providers.

Another powerful benefit of completing a degree program at the GSE is access to the school's alumni who are top leaders and innovators in the field of education and will serve as an invaluable resource in your career development.

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Employment Statistics

To gain a better sense of what our graduates do after they receive their degrees every year we survey our graduates three months after graduation. 

Here are some quick facts from the 2016 Annual Graduation Placement report:

  • 86% of graduates from MA and PhD programs responded to the survey
  • 94% of responding graduates were employed within three months post-graduation
  • 88% of those employed were working in an education-related organization
  • 93% of those employed were working in their desired geographic location

To learn more about the career placement of our graduates be sure to view the Alumni Career Impact page.

Alumni Careers

Click any of the buttons below to view more about the career opportunities found after graduating from the GSE.

ConnectED Resources

We also encourage you to view the services we offer to students and alumni of the Stanford Graduate School of Education. Click here.

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