Career Connections

What Are PLU Alumni Doing With Their Majors?

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A PLU education can lead many places by equipping you with invaluable experiences and excellent intellectual skills. Your future career may or may not directly relate to your major. Check out what alumni are doing with their major and begin to explore the possibilities.

ClassJob Title Employer State
1991Assistant Head TeacherEckington School England
1995Assistant ProfessorBall State UniversityWA
1978Assistant Professor of ReligionConcordia College, Moorhead, Minn.ND
2005Assistant Track CoachPacific Lutheran UniversityWA
1982Associate Professor of ClassicsPacific Lutheran UniversityWA
1981Associate Professor of New Testament StudiesVancouver School of TheologyBC
1976Associate Professor of ClassicsHobart and William Smith CollegesNY
1989AttorneyStoel Rives LLPWA
2001Campus PastorTrinity Lutheran CollegeWA
2003Community Life CoordinatorPacific Lutheran Theological SeminaryWA
1971Educational ConsultantOwn BusinessWA
1977Executive DirectorHeart of the Beast, Inc.MN
2009Field ArchaeologistTel Aviv University (Isreal)ND
2001Film MakerPaizo, LLCWA
1994Graduate StudentLuther SeminaryWA
1996Graduate Teaching AssistantUniversity of ArizonaWY
1984Intelligence AnalystFBIMD
1976Lead PastorHope Lutheran ChurchCA
1951Lutheran PastorOur Saviors Lutheran ChurchCA
1981Office ManagerDinuba Mennonite Brethren ChurchCA
1980PastorElim Evangelical Lutheran ChurchWA
1979Pastor and CounselingPastoral Counseling Center of the Mid-WilametteOR
1960Retired Clergy, PresidentNadell Properties IncCA
1930Retired Education TeachingSeattle Public SchoolsWA
2003Student MA / Research AssistantOhio State UniversityWA
2010Tutor at Bates Technical CollegeNorthwest Leadership FoundationWA
1977VeterinarianVeterinary Oncology ServicesPA
1997Visiting Assistant Professor of ClassicsPacific Lutheran UniversityWA