Alumni Highlights

For full dissertations, please visit CUNY's Academic Works for dissertations from 2014-present or the Mina Rees Library for dissertations prior to 2014.   

The Graduate Center's Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness makes data available on alumni through Tableau. For Social Welfare, data shows:

  • In recent years, 4-12 doctoral degrees have been awarded annually. 
  • The current (as of Fall 2020) median time-to-degree is 6.5 years (by graduation year) and 6.3 years (by entering cohort).
  • Graduates (2003-2016) work in following job sectors: education (49%), self-employed (16%), non-profit (14.5%).