Career paths

By the numbers

Our graduates have begun careers in the teaching ministry, public teaching, the publishing industry, including newspapers and magazine publishing, Internet publishing, and web design, the pastoral ministry, and work in the mission field.

Our program has prepared students for graduate school success. We have sent 2 students into Ph.D. programs in communication, 2 into law schools, 3 into creative writing/English programs, and several students into the seminary programs at St. Louis and Ft. Wayne.

60% of our graduates are in a job related to their field of study, 6 months post-graduation (2010)

90% of our graduates are employed full time or in graduate programs 6 months post-graduation (2010)

Recent Employers

St. Louis Language Immersion Schools

Boy Scouts of America District Executive

West Point News, Omaha

JM Web Designs, Omaha

Nebraska Wesleyan University

Christ Our Rock Lutheran School

Lincoln Journal Star Recruitment Advertising Specialist

University of Florida Tallahassee University Lutheran Chapel

Sekolah Pelita Harapan, Jakarta, Indonesia, International Baccalaureate Director

United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

University of Alabama

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Trinity Lutheran church, Minister of Christian Growth, Shawnee Mission, Kansas

Concordia Publishing House

United States Marine Corps

LCMS World Mission (Latvia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, India, Turkey)

Media Juxtaposition Customer Service, St. Louis, MO

Amarillo-Globe News

Concordia University, Nebraska

Recent graduate programs entered

Columbia University’s Ben Gurion Medical School for International Heath

Oklahoma University Ph.D. Political Rhetoric

Kansas State U Ph.D. Rhetoric

Emporia State University Creative Writing

University of Nebraska Lincoln Journalism MA

University of Kentucky Library Science MS

Valparaiso Law

Baylor Law

University of Nebraska Lincoln College of Law

Concordia University St. Paul Christian Outreach

National Geographic Magazine Journalism and Public Relations

Th.D. Fort Wayne Seminary

Recent internships

Concordia Publishing

Seward County Independent

Wild Berry Production Group

Concordia University, Nebraska

Congressional Aide

White House Office of Records Administrative Assistant