2013 MPA/MUP Employment Statistics*

Our graduates work in public and nonprofit management, health care management, urban planning, policy analysis, public finance, financial management and managing international programs. In local, national and international arenas, NYU Wagner graduates can be found playing significant roles in the redevelopment of communities, advocacy for social justice and the provision of vital health and human services.

See below for a sample of where our graduates are working by degree program:

Our graduates are having an impact in the US and abroad.  See below for the various locations where graduates from our most recent employment report are working:

Employment By Sector


Employment by Sector


When Current Employment Started


When Employment Started


Percentage Increase in Salary from Before NYU Wagner to After NYU Wagner


Percentage Increase in Salary from Before Wagner to After Wagner


Annual Salary After NYU Wagner


Annual Salary After Wagner


Response rate: 87.5% of 2013 graduates. This class incudes September 2012, January 2013, and May 2013 graduates.

Of the 3.7% of respondents who indicated that they were not working: 1.9% were seeking employment, 1.2% were continuing their education, and 0.6% were not seeking employment.