Mills Graduates Succeed Around the World.

A Mills education will equip you to think creatively and independently so you have the tools to forge your own path and realize your full potential. Whether your goal is to begin a career, inspire action in your community, continue on to graduate school, or advance professionally, at Mills you’ll gain the experience, skills, and confidence to stand out in your chosen field.

Mills graduates do it all. Some take advantage of our coveted Bay Area location to land jobs with global innovators like Google and Facebook. Others push boundaries in the arts and sciences, establish nonprofits and socially responsible businesses, and shape policy and politics around the world.

Class of 2019: Where Are They Now?

97%
are employed
or pursuing further education
Top
Career Fields
Education, Business/Finance, Healthcare/Biotech, Nonprofit Administration
79%
of those in school
seek master's or doctoral degrees
Over 25,000 alumnae
in 60+ countries

Source: Mills College survey of the class within six to nine months after graduation.

Where Do Mills Graduates Work?

Recent graduates work in a wide range of organizations, including:

  • Amazon
  • Bank of the West
  • Congregation Netivot Shalom
  • County of San Mateo
  • East Bay SPCA
  • Edward Jones
  • Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
  • Google
  • Hanna, Brophy, MacLean, McAleer & Jensen, LLP
  • Joint Genome Institute, US Department of Energy
  • Kidango
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Learning ARTS
  • Los Angeles Opera
  • Mixhalo
  • National Republican Congressional Committee
  • NPR, Planet Money
  • Oakland Unified School District
  • Predicine
  • Rose Foundation for Communities and the Environment
  • Skyline Studios
  • Synapse Financial Technologies
  • The Andrew Levitt Center for Social Emergency Medicine
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • Urban Strategies
  • US House of Representatives
  • Yelp
  • YMCA

Where Do Mills Graduates Study?

These are some of the prestigious graduate schools Mills alumnae attend:

  • American University
  • Columbia University
  • Emory University
  • Georgetown University
  • Graduate Theological Union
  • Harvard University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • New York Medical College
  • Stanford University
  • UC Berkeley
  • UC San Francisco
  • University College London
  • University of Cambridge
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Michigan
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of San Diego
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Texas at Austin
  • University of Washington

Source: Mills College Alumnae Survey 2015

We'll Help You Get Where You Want to Go.

Everything you do at Mills will prepare you for that next step. Our career services team is more than a resource for finding exciting internship and job opportunities. They’ll guide you on your journey of goal setting and career discovery. There’s no limit to where a Mills education can take you.