Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
June 28, 2013


As reported by Forbes magazine, the Department of State has ranked in the top three ideal employers in a poll of undergraduates with a humanities, liberal arts, or education background. Universum Communications announced its 2013 “Most Ideal Undergraduate Employer” survey results that are based on the responses of nearly 18,000 undergraduates in the United States. Liberal arts undergraduates saw the Department of State as an ideal employer for the opportunities to do challenging work with a good amount of responsibility. The U.S. Department of State is listed just behind first-ranked Disney and second-ranked United Nations.

To view the article, visit:

http://www.forbes.com/sites/jacquelynsmith/2013/06/21/the-dream-employers-for-liberal-arts-students/

To learn more about foreign and civil service career opportunities and to register for the Foreign Service Officer Test, visit:

http://careers.state.gov. The DOSCareers mobile app is available as a free download at the App Store and Google Play.



PRN: 2013/0816