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.

Class;sortableJob Title;sortableEmployer;sortableState;sortable
2012Administrative AssistantPacific Lutheran UniversityWA
1991Administrative Coordinator for volunteersGroup HealthWA
1993Assist City Atty.City of LakewoodWA
1991Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Angers
1999Associate Dean of General StudiesITTCA
2002Asst Branch MgrSterling Savings BankWA
2010Asst Property MgrUnknownWA
1999AttyCatholic Relief ServicesMD
2009Baker/Office AsstAmeriCorpsMT
1998Bookkeeper/Ofc MgrUnknownWA
1991Community Relations CoordRegence BlueShieldWA
2002Congressional InternAdam SmithWA
1997ConsultantSlalom ConsultingWA
1999CoordinatorDepartment of State (Costa Rica)
2009Data Entry SpecUnknownWA
1999Dir of African and African American StudiesLoyola University in MarylandMD
2003Documentatoin Specialist/CnsltMicrosoft Anti-Piracy Services, via Strong-Bridge LLCWA
1999EconomistBureau of Labor StatisticsVA
2001Elementary School TeacherTacoma School District 10WA
2008Employment Case MgrAmericoreWA
2003English Tchr (Global Comm. Dept.)Bunkyo Women's University - HiroshimaIN
2004English TeacherSainte Luce sur Loire (France)
2010ESL TeacherJaeyeun-Yachayuan Kinder SchoolWA
2012ESL Teacher - (Spain)CIEEWA
1998Family PhysicianValley Baptist Family PracticeOR
1992FarmerKonen FarmMT
2003French TeacherBremerton School DistrictWA
1995grad studentUniversity of TexasCA
1997HR DirDeloitte
1993Indep Artist/Pottery InstrSelfMN
1999InstructorMohawk Valley Community CollegeNY
1998Interior Design ConsultantBella DesignsOR
2008Med StudentFeinberg School of Medicine Northwestern UniversityIL
1995Middle School French TeacherVancouver School DistrictWA
1993Mission Advocate for Hunger/Poverty/PeacemakingPresbytery of the PacificCA
1993Museum DirectorDenver Firefighters MuseumCO
1997NurseRady Hospital-San DiegoMD
2003Outreach SpecWorldwatch InstituteWI
1994ParalegalKing County Prosecutor's OfficeWA
2007Partner and ShareholderFirmani & Associates, IncWA
2002Part-Time Faculty and Instructional TechnicianPierce College - Fort SteilacoomWA
2007PastorPrairie Star MinistriesMN
2007Pedriatic Nurse PractPotomac Valley PediatricsWA
2004Physical TherapistFrench EducationOR
2005Pierce Cnty Reg Field OrganizerMARL Pro-Choice WashingtonWA
2006Portfolio AdminUnknownWA
2002Production MgrA & K Mailing ServiceCO
1992Project CoordUnknownIN
1998project coordinatorUniversitat Oberta de Catalunya
2001Project ManagerWaggener Edstrom WorldwideWA
1997PTGood Samaratin Community ServicesWA
2009Real Estate BrokerNorth Pacific PropertiesWA
1997RNChildren's Hospital and Reg Med CenterWA
1994RNUniv. of Montana/Curry Hlth CenterMT
2011Sales & Marketing CoordinatorKONG TVWA
1997Sales RepAmerican Woodmark CoWA
1994Science TeacherChimacum High SchoolWA
1997Senior PastorFirst Presbyterian ChurchOK
1997Social WorkerState of WashingtonWA
1997Sr Mgr of MktgFortisphereMA
2006Store MgrStarbucks Coffee CompanyWA
2007Substitute TeacherFranklin Pierce School DistrictOR
2008TeacherAbu Dhabi Education CouncilWA
2000TeacherAuburn School DistrictWA
2001TeacherOrange High SchoolNJ
2001Teleservice RepPoint Defiance ZooWA
2010Temporary EmployeeTelecommunication SystemsWA
2007Tenant Services CoordinatorWright Runstad & CompanyWA
2008Travel Blogger and VideographerUnknownWA
2007Web ManagerUniversity of the PacificCA
1991Website AdministratorunknownWA