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After Graduation

Latin American, Latinx, and Caribbean Studies alumni have found jobs in the following institutions:

  • US Department of Justice
  • The National Institute of Health
  • Teach for America
  • Jesuit Volunteer Corps
  • General Electric
  • Mass Mutual
  • Providence Alliance for Catholic Teaching (PACT)
  • Building Education Leaders for Life
  • City Year
  • Justice Resource Institute
  • New York County District Attorney’s Office
  • Directional Technologies
  • Meditech
  • Americorps
  • PepsiCo
  • MedLife
  • Nativity School of Worcester
  • US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants

Amy Murphy, Director of the Center for Career Development, interprets the career path of Latin American, Latinx, and Caribbean Studies graduates in the following terms: “I think the story here is that Latin American, Latinx, and Caribbean Studies graduates go on to do pretty much anything that interests them. 

“There is a significant number of grads who go on to Teach for America, and a significant number of grads who go on to social justice roles in general […] At any rate, while there is a trend toward a year of service and employment in the education, legal and not-for-profit spaces, there are plenty of students who secure opportunities in insurance, technology and other private-sector areas. 

“The other story to be told here is that very few Latin American, Latinx, and Caribbean Studies graduates have an unknown outcome after commencement. That, in itself, speaks volumes.” 

Fellowship Programs 

Fulbright English Teaching Assistant Programs are available in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela. 
Princeton in Latin America places highly qualified recent college graduates in year-long service fellowships with nonprofit, public service, humanitarian, and government organizations in Latin American and Caribbean.

In 2018, senior Gina Morales-Tavera was selected as fellow in the Princeton in Latin America program. She will be working with human rights organizations in the Dominican Republic.

The Office of Distinguished Fellowships and Graduate Studies assists interested students in applying for these fellowship opportunities. 

Graduate Programs