Career Services

Meaningful Change through Careers in Public Service

Our Career Services office bridges the school’s rigorous academic training and your professional experience with public service ambitions. Whether you're just beginning your career or well-established, our expert advisors promote your advancement, within the public, private, and nonprofit sectors, including providing alumni lifetime access to career services. With an extensive network and global reputation, we offer tailored advising and resources for your goals and talents, whether in D.C. or beyond.


Career Outcomes in 2023


Graduates employed, not seeking a job or in school within 6 months of graduation

Pie chart graphic of where Trachtenberg Alumni are currently working

Employment by Sector

Nearly 100%

of our students work and/or intern while pursuing their graduate degree


Kai K. Martin

"Great leaders discover their inner tools along the way. This is the best way to describe my experience at TSPPPA. The courses selected, the opportunities given, and the people met were all impactful in helping me to discover career and life tools which were hidden inside of me."

Kai K. Martin
MPP '21

Meet Our Team