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 Job Title Employer State
20121102 Contract SpecialistDoD NUWC KeyportWA
2007Actuarial AnalystMillimanWA
2003ActuaryMilliman USA- Seattle BranchWA
2009AnalystExpedia, Inc.WA
2007AssociatePew Charitable TrustDC
2008Assistant Director of Student Involvement and LeadershipPacific Lutheran UniversityWA
2005Assistant PrincipalTacoma School of the ArtsWA
1995Assistant ProfessorEastern Illinois UniversityIL
2000Assistant Professor of MathematicsCentral Missouri State UniversityMO
2005Audit Manager / CPAReznick Group, P.C.OR
1996Bridge EngineerWash State Department of TransportationWA
1998Compensation and Benefits ManagerComcast CableOR
2005Computer Software EngineerXKL SystemsWA
1995Computer TechBlue Heron Paper CompanyWA
1997Consultant-UnderwritingAon ConsultingWA
2009Cost EngineerBechtelWA
2009Cyber Incident Response AnalystThe Boeing CompanyWA
2012Data AnalystGloVis SoftwareWA
2011Data CompilerWashington State Employment Security DepartmentWA
2003Destination ManagerBuch, Cotton & Scott LLCWA
2004DocumentationPacific Maritime AssociationWA
2005EducatorGerman American School of PortlandOR
1999EngineerHoneywell AerospaceWA
2007FirefighterFife Fire DepartmentWA
2008FirefighterUS Forestry DepartmentWA
2007Fiscal TechnicianWashington State University, SpokaneWA
2006Foreign Service OfficerU.S. Embassy BucharestVA
2005Gold Bar Recruiter / 2nd LieutenantUntied States ArmyNY
2011Graduate Research AssistantGeorgia Institute of Technology Aerospace Systems Design LabOR
2004Graduate StudentUC DavisWI
1997Graduate Teaching AssistantOregon State UniversityOR
2010High School Math TeacherFranklin Pierce School DistrictCA
2000High School TeacherGerman High School
2007High School Math TeacherRiver Ridge High SchoolWA
2003High School Math TeacherSouth Wasco County School DistrictOR
2008High School Math TeacherOlympia High SchoolWA
2007High School Math TeacherUniversity Place School District #83WA
2012Interim Accounting AssistantLynden Inc.WA
1997Legislative AssistantOregon StateOR
2004Math TeacherAmerican School of BombayWA
2011Math TeacherFranklin Pierce SchoolWA
2010Math TeacherHuntsville City SchoolsAL
1995Math TeacherPeace CorpsWA
2002Math Teacher / Wrestling CoachEverett School DistrictWA
2002Math TutoringEducationWA
2011Mathematics and ICT TeacherPeace CorpsWA
2006Military Company CommUnited States ArmyMO
2000PastorLaurel Presbyterian ChurchVA
2002Platform Software ArchIntel CorporationWA
2004President, DirectorCreative Educational ExperiencesWA
2007Product DesignerYouSendItCA
2010RQA AnalystBlackRock, IncCA
2003Senior Credit AnalystEastside Commercial BankWA
2007Software EngineerAtlasWA
2012Software EngineerBoeingWA
2003Software EngineerXKL, LLCWA
2000Senior Software EngineerPioneer Technologies, OlympiaWA
2004Senior StatisticianUniv of California - San FranciscoCA
2005Senior Training SpecialistBank Of New York Mellon CorporationWA
2006Senior Software EngineerEA SportsFL
2010Student AffairsCampus VenturesWY
2009Student TeacherCentennial High SchoolCO
2003TeacherUniversity Of PortlandWA
1998TeacherCentral Kitsap School DistrictWA
2009TeacherFranklin Pierce High SchoolWA
1999TeacherHawaiian Department of EducationHI
2004TeacherSteilacoom High SchoolWA
2006TeacherTacoma School DistrictWA
2011TeacherYakima School DistrictWA
2011Teacher and Athletic DirectorMount Rainier Lutheran High SchoolWA
2010Teaching AssistantMichigan State UniversityOR
2008Teaching Assistant & Graduate StudentAuburn UniversityWA
2012Technical InternPacific Northwest National LaboratoryWA
2003Term Assistant Professor of DevelopmentUniversity of AlaskaAK