What can you do with an Erikson education?
The opportunities are virtually unlimited. Our graduates are leading and making an impact in a wide range of disciplines and settings. Erikson graduates work wherever young children and families are.
- Social work
- Early childhood education
- Early intervention
- Infant mental health
- Child and family therapy
- Hospitals & therapeutic settings
- Child care programs
- Public and private schools
- Children’s museums
- Private practice
- Social service agencies
See how our alumni have put their Erikson education to work.
Meet some of our alumni and see how they’re using their Erikson experience to make an impact in the lives of children and families, and in the field of early childhood.
85% of Erikson’s 2012 graduates looking for jobs accepted positions in the field.
|2012 graduates||Working in the field||Not seeking employment||Continuing education|
|M.S. in Child Development||37||29||3||3|
|M.S. in Early Childhood Education||10||10||0||0|
|M.S. in Early Childhood Education (Type 04)||15||13||0||0|
|Accurate as of October 2013. Erikson was unable to contact some alumni.
* 2012 graduates with M.S. from Erikson, still pursuing M.S.W. from Loyola.
Of our 2011 child development graduates who completed Loyola’s M.S.W. program, 15 of the 16 are employed within six months of completing the M.S.W.
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