Stanford GSE graduates are highly sought after for positions in a wide range of industries and education settings in the U.S. and around the world. Our graduates go on to be leaders in schools, government, industry, education non-profits and philanthropies, ed tech, and more.
Each year, Stanford EdCareers surveys graduating students and publishes a profile of the class and their career plans.
The class of 2022* included a total of 156 graduate students – 23 doctoral and 133 master’s students. We know the employment status** of 94% percent of these graduates.
In addition, 31 Stanford undergraduates completed an education minor or honors.
*includes students who conferred their degree between Autumn Quarter 2021 and Autumn Quarter 2022
**employment status as of January 2023
We know the employment status of 87 percent of the 23 PhD graduates who completed their degrees in 2021-22. Of those:
We know the employment status of 97 percent of STEP graduates. Of those:
We know the employment status of 95 percent of the 77 MA/MS (non-STEP) graduates who completed their degrees in 2021-22. Of those:
We know the employment status of 71 percent of Undergraduate Education Minor and Honors graduates. Of those:
In 2023, to celebrate our 10th Anniversary, EdCareers took a retrospective look at the past ten years of graduate outcomes data. Check out this special 10th anniversary report to learn more about the variety of geographic locations, industries, and organizations where our students have landed.
This report from EdCareers covers eight decades of alumni experience in education, with insights on their teaching, entrepreneurship and leadership.