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After St. Mary's: Meaningful Careers

A Strong Tradition of Government Service


Walk through the halls of the Capitol Building, the State Department, or the Maryland State House and you’re likely to bump into a St. Mary’s graduate.

Our students take full advantage of the College’s proximity to Washington, DC and to Annapolis to launch careers of public service in federal, state, and local government.

Here are just a few of the state and federal agencies at which St. Mary’s students have worked following graduation:

Federal Government

Agency for Intnl Development National Institutes of Health US Census Bureau US Dept of State
EPA National Park Service US Dept of Agriculture US Dept of Treasury
Federal Bureau of Investigation Naval Air Command US Dept of Commerce US Fish & Wildlife Service
Federal Election Commission NOAA US Dept of Defense US Food and Drug Administration
Internal Revenue Service Smithsonian Institution US Dept of Education US House of Representatives
Library Of Congress Social Security Administration US Dept of Energy US Patent & Trademark Office
NASA US Bureau of Labor Statistics US Dept of Justice US Senate

State of Maryland

MD Court of Special Appeals MD Dept of Human Resources MD Dept of Transportation MD General Assembly
MD Dept of Agriculture MD Dept of Motor Vehicles MD Dept of Veterans Affairs MD Insurance Administration
MD Dept of Business MD Dept of Natural Resources MD District Court MD Office of Public Defender
MD Dept of Education MD Dept of Social Services MD Environmental Service MD Office of the Attorney General

Brandon Scott

Alumni Spotlight

Brandon Scott '06

Current Position: Baltimore City Councilman
Major: Political Science

“A St. Mary's education prepares you to be able to take on the challenges of life from a global standpoint, which is more important now than ever before.”