English

The list that follows are the FIRST JOBS TAKEN and GRADUATE SCHOOLS ATTENDED by English majors immediately after their graduation. The data are collected from Career Services' annual survey of students graduating from the College. This list includes graduation years 2011, 2012, and 2013.

For the most recent data on broken down by major, please visit our Career Plan Survery reports and go to the major specific pages: 2014 | 2015 | 2016

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JOBS TAKEN BY ENGLISH MAJORS BY INDUSTRY

Communications
Law/Legal Services
Consulting
Manufacturing
Elementary/Secondary/Higher EducationNon-Profit/Social Service
Financial Services Other Services
GovernmentRetail/Wholesale
HealthcareTechnology


Communications

Organization Title
American Media Inc
Reporter (2013)
The Atlantic
Editorial Fellow (2013)
Ark Media
Intern (2013)
Cinetic MediaAssistant (2010)
Clinton Foundation
Press Intern (2013)
CNN International
Associate Producer (Freelance) (2013)
Conde NastBeauty Assistant (2011)
Creative Artists Agency
N/A (2011)
Agent's Assistant (2014)
Customer PortfoliosMarketing Applications Specialist (2010)
Dan Klores Communications
Executive Assistant (2012)
Dan Wigutow Productions
Development Intern (2012)
DISH Network CorpProgramming Coordinator (2010)
Documentary Group, TheN/A (2010)
Egmont USAEditorial Intern (2010)
Entr�e HealthCopywriter (2011)
Expat Nation
Writing Intern (2014)
Forbes
Assistant Producer (2012)
GigaOM
Business Development Consultant (2012)
Greater Philadelphia Film OfficeIntern (2010)
Horizon Media
Assistant Media Planner, Digital (2014)
ICM Partners
Floater (2014)
ID Media
Media Strategist (2013)
IN New York and Where Magazines
Editorial Assistant (2012)
Initiative Media
Assistant Digital Media Planner (2013)
John Wiley & Sons
Marketing Coordinator (2012)
Liquor.com
Editorial Intern (2014)
Macmillan PublishingMarketing Assistant (2013)
McCann WorldgroupStrategy Intern (2011)
McSweeney's
Intern (2013)
Mobile Marketer
Editorial Assistant (2013)
National Public Radio
Editorial Intern (2013)
Intern (2014)
NBC UniversalContent Producer (2010)
Page (2014)
New Republic, TheReporter-Researcher (2014)
New York MagazineN/A (2012)
Newscred
Editor (2013)
Nickelodeon
Executive Assistant (2014)
Open Communications
Account Coordinator (2013)
Oxford University Press
Print and Online Intern (2013)
Page One PublishingAssistant Editor (2)
Parish Entertainment Group
Marketing Coordinator (2014)
The Paul Kohner AgencyTalent Assistant (2011)
Paula Cooper Gallery
NA (2013)
Penguin GroupManaging Editorial Assistant (2011)
Editorial Assistant (2011)
Penguin Random House
Marketing and Public Relations Intern (2014)

Research Analyst (2011)
Philadelphia Magazine
Intern (2013)
POLITICOReporter (2011)
Prophet
Associate (2012)
PublicRELAY
Media Analyst (2014)
ScholasticEditor (2010)
Sharethrough
Content Strategist (2013)
Seiden GroupAssociate Strategist (2011)
Serino CoyneAssistant Account Executive (2010)
Simon & SchusterEditorial Assistant (2012)
SlideRule
Editorial and Marketing Intern (2014)
Socialfly LLC
Account Manager (2014)
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Executive Assistant (2014)
South Park StudiosProduction Assistant (2011)
St. Martin's Press, Macmillan
Publicity Assistant (2013)
Story Board
Special Events Coordinator (2014)
The Washington ExaminerReporter (2011)
The Washington PostIntern (2011)
Uniontown Herald-Standard
Freelancer (2014)
Uniworld Group Inc.
Receptionist (2014)
WHYY
Intern (2013)
WHYY NewsWorksReporter (2011)
William Morris Endeavor
Assistant (2013)
Floater (2014)

Consulting

Organization Title
AccentureAnalyst (2010)
Advisory Board Company, TheMarketing Coordinator (2010)
Aon HewittBusiness Analyst (2011)
Azzur Group, LLC
Market Research Web Editor (2012)
Censeo Consulting Group
Business Analyst/Consultant (2013)
Clearsight Advisors
Analyst (2014)
Corporate Executive Board
News Desk Analyst (2012)
Deloitte ConsultingBusiness Analyst (2010)
Ernst & Young
Legal Assistant (2014)
GFK
Research Associate (2014)
Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer KatcherAccount Executive (2011)
Kellen CompanyAdministrative Assistant (2011)
KPMG LLP
Associate (2013)
McKinsey & Company
Business Analyst (2012)
QED Group LLCResearch Analyst (2011)

Elementary/Secondary/Higher Education

Organization Title
Archdiocese of PhiladelphiaReading Support (2011)
Amplify Education
Assistant Content Producer (2014)
Arizona Teaching Fellows
N/A (2012)
Augustine Classical Academy6th Grade Teacher (2011)
Butter Beans KitchenCooking Class Instructor (2011)
Educational Testing ServiceIntern (2011)
Five Summers Education Group
Academic Advisor (2014)
Fox Fellowship Program - Covenant House
Fox Leadership Fellowship (2013)
Fulbright ProgramEnglish Teaching Assistant (2011, 2014)
Georgetown Learning CentersAssociate Director (2011)
Ivy InsidersBranch Manager (2)
JET Program
Assistant Language Teacher (2012)
Lycee International de Saint Germain-en-LayeMiddle School English Teacher (2010)
MIT Legatum Center for Development and EntrepreneurshipWriting Associate (2010)
Modern Story, TheFellow (2010)
Punahou SchoolSubstitute Teacher (2011)
Renascentia Hall International
Camp Counselor (2014)
SAR SchoolTeacher (2010)
Stanford UniversityAdministrative Associate (2010)
Teach for America
Teacher (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Teach for China
Teach for China Fellow (2013)
Tufts University
Research Technician (2014)
University of PennsylvaniaAcquisitions Assistant (2012)
Administrative Assistant (2011)
Admissions Counselor (2010)
Assistant (2012)
Editorial Assistant (2011, 2014)
Emerson Fellow (2012)
Research Administrative Coordinator (2014)
Office Assistant (temp) (2013)
Technical Assistant (2010)
Technical Support Staff (2010)
Van Pelt Library Current Periodicals (2012)
Wharton External Affairs (2010)
University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg Center for Performing ArtsSupervisor and Special Projects Associate (2011)
Vanderbilt UniversityResearch Assistant (2010)

Financial Services

Organization Title
American Express
Marketing Analyst (2012)
Barclays Capital
Analyst (2012)
CohnReznick
Proposal Writer (2014)
Eastdil Secured
Analyst (2014)
Goldman Sachs
N/A (2014)
Lincoln Financial GroupHuman Resources Associate (2010)
Strategic Communications Consultant (2014)
McDevitt Company, TheProject Assistant (2010)
Morgan Stanley
Analyst (2011)
Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp
AVP, Junior Java Developer (2013)
Preqin
Editorial Assistant (2012)
TGS Financial AdvisorsFinancial Planner (2011)
Towers Watson
Analyst (2014)
Two Sigma InvestmentsRecruiter (2010)
Vanguard
Wealth Transfer Associate (2013)

Government

Organization Title
Baylor College of Medicine
Research Assistant 1 (2012)
Officer of the Prime Minister of Canada
Communication Officer (2012)
Peace CorpsVolunteer (2010, 2014)
U.S. Census BureauField Operations Supervisor (2010)
U.S. Department of Homeland SecurityN/A (2010)

Healthcare

Organization Title
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Public Health Apprentice (2010)
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Research Technician (2011)
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Research Assistant (2012)
Maxim Healthcare ServicesRecruiter (2011)
Memorial Sloan Kettering
Research Assistant (2012)
Millstein Orthopedics
Pre-medical Intern (2013)

Law/Legal Services

Organization Title
Balestriere Fariello
Paralegal (2013)
Dorothy K. Phillips & AssociatesLegal Assistant/Paralegal (2010, 2011)
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
Paralegal (2013)
Goodwin Procter
Case Assistant (2014)
Klasko
Paralegal (2012)
Junior Paralegal (2012)
Kobre & Kim LLPAnalyst (2014)
Financial and Legal Analyst (2013)
Legal Analyst (2014)
McCabe, Weisberg & Conway P.C.
Legal Assistant (2013)
Miller & Wrubel LLP
Paralegal (2013)
Morgan, Lewsi, & Bockius LLP
Investment Management Paralegal (2012)
Pond Lehocky Stern GiordanoLegal Assistant (2011)
Schoeman, Updike & Kaufman
Paralegal (2012)
Sidley Austin
Legal Assistant (2012)
Sullivan & Cromwell
Litigation Project Assitant (2012, 2013)
U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of New York
Paralegal (2011)
Wachtell Lipton Rosen KatzLegal Assistant (2011)

Manufacturing

Organization Title
Brothersport Games
Art Intern (2012)
Yards Brewing Company
Marketing Intern (2014)
Yoana Baraschi, fashion designerPR Specialist (2011)

Non-Profit/Social Service

Organization Title
Alameda County Community Food Bank
Communications Coordinator (2014)
AmericorpsAmericorps VISTA Member (2012)
Avodah
NA (2013)
Binder and BinderWriter/Advocate (2010)
City Church
Intern (2014)
City YearCorps Member (2011, 2013)
Community Legal Services and Counseling Center
Volunteer (2012)
Continuity Partners Inc.
Research Associate (2013)
Dui Hua Foundation
Development Intern/Development Assistant (2013)
Fox Leadership Post-Graduate FellowshipN/A (2010)
Free Library of PhiladelphiaProgramming Specialist (2010)
MentorNetMarketing Consultant (Private Contractor) (2010)
Metropolitan Museum of ArtEditorial Intern (2011)
New York Cares (Americorps VISTA)
Student Success Associate (2013)
Obama for AmericaCommunity Organizer (2011)
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Arts of Joseon Exhibition Editor (2013)
Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre
Actress (2014)
Walnut Street Theatre
Stage Management Apprentice (2013)
The Wilma TheaterArtistic Assistant (2011)
Woolly Mammoth Theatre CoLiterary Assistant (2010)
Young LifeStaff Associate (2010)

Other Services

Organization Title
Albert Group Architects
N/A (2014)
American Securitization Forum
Policy Analyst (2012)
Artful Conpirators
Artistic/Production Apprentice (2012)
Lantana Development Company

Analyst (2011)

MBI

Assistant Product Manager (2014)

National Football League
Junior Rotational Program (2012)
Vernick Food and Drink
Food Runner (2012)
Walt Disney Corporation
Character Attendant (2011)
Pre-Production Intern (2014)
Walt Disney WorldBibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Hostess (2010)

Retail/Wholesale

Organization Title
Abercrombie & FitchN/A (2010)
Bloomingdale's
Assistant Buyer (2013)
Charm and Chain LLC
Merchandising and Product Associate (2013)
J. Crew GroupDesktop Support Analyst (2014)
Junior Content Analyst (2012)
Macy'sExecutive Development Program (2012)
Product Assistant (2010)
NA (2013, 2014)
Quidsi
Merchandising Associate (2014)
Ross Stores IncLocation Planning Analyst (2013)

Technology

Organization Title
British Telecommunications
Graduate Development Program Trainee (2012)
Comcast
Interactive Media Product Specialist (2014)
Dropbox
Dropbox Rotational Program Associate (2014)
Google

Account Manager (2012)
Associate (2)
Google Associate (2010)
LinkedIn
Business Analyst (2014)
Microsoft
NA (2013)
Oracle
Sales Rep (2013)
SuccessFactors, Inc.
Compensation Analyst (2013)
Yelp
Account Executive (2013)
ZL TechnologiesBusiness Development and Marketing Associate (2011)

GRADUATE PROGRAMS ATTENDED BY ENGLISH MAJORS

Field Institution
Advanced Theatre PracticeThe Central School of Speech and Drama (2010)
American and African Studies
Yale University (2011)
ArtsNew York University (2010)
University of Miami (2012)
University of Southern California (2012)
City PlanningRutgers University (2010)
Comparative Politics
London School of Economics (2011)
EducationColumbia University (2010)
Georgia State University (2011)
University of Pennsylvania (2010, 2011, 2012)
EnglishColumbia University (2011)
Duke University (2010)
University of Oxford (2)
University of Pennsylvania (2011)
Vanderbilt University (2011)
English Literature
University of Edinburgh (2011)
Environmental Protection Safety ManagementSaint Joseph's University (2010)
Health PolicyJohns Hopkins University (2010)
History of Publishing
University of London (2011)
HumanitiesUniversity of Cambridge (2012)
Yale University (2012)
International JournalismCardiff University (2010)
LawAmerican University (2011)
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law (2010)
Boston College (2012)
College of Law, London (2011)
College of William and Mary (2012)
Columbia University (2010)
Drexel University (2013)
Florida State University (2010)
Fordham University (2010, 2011)
George Washington University (2011)
Harvard University (2011, 2012)
Temple University (2010, 2011)
University at Buffalo, SUNY (2011)
University of Maryland (2010)
University of Pennsylvania (2011)
Widener University (2011)
Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University (2011)
University of Michigan (2012)
University of Pennsylvania (2010)
Music BusinessNew York University (2010)
Performance Studies
New York University (2011)
Poetry
The New School (2011)
Professional Writing
Carnegie Mellon University (2011)
RhetoricUniversity of California, Berkeley (2010)
Social Science
Carnegie Mellon University (2012)
Oxford University (2012)
University of Cambridge (2012)
Sports Management
Drexel University (2011)
Teacher Education
University of Pennsylvania (2010)
Theatre Studies/EnglishUniversity of Warwick/Princeton University (2010)