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Job Outcomes

MSJ Class of 2019

94.5% of graduates* were employed within six months of graduation

Types of employment include full-time and part-time positions, fellowships, internships and freelance

Type of Jobs

Our graduates are employed in a variety of fields, both in journalism jobs and other types of roles.

Locations of Jobs

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Chicago Area: 29.2%

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New York Area: 14.2%

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Washington, D.C. Area: 11.3%

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San Francisco Area: 5.7%

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Other - U.S.: 34.9%

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Other - International: 4.7%

Sample Companies of Employment

A list of the different employers of Medill grads around the world. They include prominent print, digital and broadcast outlets.
ABA Journal Jobcase, Inc.
ABC7 (Chicago) KGAN CBS2 (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)
Atlantic Media Los Angeles Chargers/
Billboard Marquee Sports Network
Bismark Bobcats Miami Marlins
Bloomberg LP Montgomery Advertiser
Business Insider Mother Jones
Casper Star Tribune Northern Trust Bank
Cell Press/Elsevier Today Network/Gannett
Chicago Public Media NPR
Climate Central, Inc. PBS Newshour
CNN Politico
Congressman Joe Neguse Pulliam Fellowship - Arizona Republic
CQ Press RC Daily Sports
ESPN Sheboygan Press
Facebook Sports Illustrated
Fanatics, Inc. Tencent
FanFood The Chicago Reporter
Five Below The Golfer's Journal
Forkast.News The Nation
FOX Sports Atlanta University of Chicago Center for Middle Eastern Studies
GateHouse Media USA Today
Great Falls Tribune Verizon Media
Healthline Media WBBM-TV - CBS2 (Chicago) WJHG-TV (Panama City, Florida)
IBM WVIR NBC29 (Charlottesville, Virginia)

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*Data is based on the graduates for whom we know their employment status (109/134 graduates). Data is based on the first job students landed after graduation. Sources of data include self-reported, company websites, LinkedIn and Twitter.