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
20072nd Lieutenant AviatorUnited States ArmyTX
20078/9 Science TeacherFife School DistrictWA
2007911 DispatchSNOPAC 911WA
2011ARNPDrs. Duncan and ThriftWA
2001Associate GeologistSLR International Corp.AK
2006BM3United States Coast GuardWA
2003Business SolutionsComputer CityWA
1998Communication & Development SpecialistPrince William Sound Science CenterAK
2011Data Integrity AnalystECS LimitedKY
2000Engineering TechnologistAspect ConsultingWA
2004Environmental ConsultingDelta ConsultantsWA
1998FirefighterEverett Fire DepartmentWA
1998Geologist / OwnerSouth Fork GeosciencesWA
2007GeologistPierce CollegeWA
2003GeologistENSR InternationalCA
2001GeologistLandau AssociatesWA
1999GeologistParson BrinkerhoffWA
2001Geology Graduate StudentUniversity of IndianaFL
2006Geotechnical EngineerTerra AssociatesWA
1997GIS & Admin TechGISOR
2004GIS / Data DigitizationBarrick Gold CorporationNV
2010Graduate Student - EducationMontana State University, BozemanMT
2002Graduate StudentUNLVAK
1999High School Teacher and Assistant Football CoachInternational Schools of ChinaWA
2002Lutheran PastorGlobal MissionsWA
2000Math TeacherFoss Senior High SchoolWA
1998Math TeacherKent School DistrictWA
2012Native English TeacherJeollanamdo Office of EducationOR
2002OwnerAquatics Technology ManagementWA
2000OwnerTri-Ply FibersAZ
2008Park RangerNational Park ServiceNV
2001Ph.D. Geosciences StudentIndiana UniversityWA
2011Professional Safety OfficerPacific Lutheran UniversityWA
2004Project GeologistGeomatrix Consultants, Inc.CA
2012Quality Assurance Lab TechnicianCoca Cola RefreshmentsWA
2001SalesAn Affair to RememberWA
2003Science Teacher Department Chair / Capitol Hill FellowOrting High SchoolWA
2003Science SpecialistSumner School DistrictWA
2003Staff GeologistAESIWA
2004Staff GeologistZipper Zeman Associates, Inc.WA
2007Staff ScientistAmerican Earth and EnvironmentalWA
1998Survey Party ChiefUS Army Corps of EngineersVA
1998TeacherMill Creek ElementaryWA
2010Teaching AssistantBoise State UniversityWA
2011Teaching AssistantUniversity Of IdahoWA
2011Teaching AssistantNorthern Arizona UniversityWA
1997Unit ManagerUnited States Environmental Protection Agency, Region 10WA
2000Vice PresidentTrico ContractingWA
2002Water Quality SpecialistHood Canal Salmon Enhancement GroupWA
2003Web Production ManagerSiteCrafting Inc.WA