Career Profile

The BYU Marriott MPA class of 2018 placed 94 percent of its job-seeking graduates within six months of graduation.

BYU MPA Placement


Average salary for BYU MPA graduates – $57,000

Placement by Region

West 63%

Placement by Sector

Local Government 30%
Federal Government23%
State Government20%
Private Sector17%
Nonprofit Sector10%

Top Employers

  1. Sandia National Laboratories
  2. State of Utah
  3. U.S. Government Accountability Office

Class of 2018 data based on students seeking employment and placed six months after graduation or earlier.

(Includes all graduates from August 2017 through April 2018. A total of 49 students graduated during the 2017-2018 academic year.)