Still trying decide what you will be doing after graduation? Post graduate service can be a great alternative to finding full-time employment or applying to graduate school. Interest in public-service opportunities has surged for well-promoted programs such as Teach for America and the Peace Corps, and countless other opportunities to serve are available. To learn more about these opportunities, visit their websites:
Since 1961, the Peace Corps has shared with the world America's most precious resource—its people. Collaborating with local community members, Volunteers work in areas like education, youth outreach and community development, the environment, and information technology.
Since its inception in 1990, the Teach For America network has grown to include 24,000 individuals. The mission is to build the movement to eliminate educational inequity by enlisting our nation's most promising future leaders in the effort.
Academy for Urban School Leadership prepares teachers for urban classrooms in our Urban Teacher Residency (UTR) program while earning a Master's degree.
In September 1994, the first class of AmeriCorps members—20,000 strong—began serving in more than 1,000 communities.
BUNAC offers a range of exciting summer camp, work abroad and volunteer abroad programs. Popular BUNAC destinations include: USA, Canada, New Zealand, Ghana Australia, Britain, China, South Africa and many more.
Join in the fight against poverty housing and homelessness around the world with Habitat for Humanity!
The Japan Exchange and Teaching Program aims to improve foreign language education in Japan and to encourage international exchange at the local level by fostering ties between Japanese youth and foreign youth. O-HAYO SENSEI is also a newsletter of teaching jobs in Japan.
Citizen Schools partners with middle schools to expand the learning day for low-income children across the country.
City Year unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service, giving them skills and opportunities to change the world.
Jumpstart's goal is to build literacy, language, social, and initiative skills in young children.
Public Allies advances new leadership to strengthen communities, nonprofits, and civic participation, develops a new generation of diverse leaders and promotes innovative leadership practices that meet the demands of changing times.
Operating a one-year, intensive training program for urban young adults, ages 18-24, Year Up's mission is to prepare this population for life and work in our technology-driven society while guiding them towards successful and rewarding careers and higher education. Sites in Boston, Providence, Washington, D.C., and New York City.
Language Corps innovative programs empower participants to create a personal adventure in teaching English abroad. Participants live in another culture, travel, and gain professional paid work experience.