Religion

Please visit the Department of Religion for more information about this major/concentration at Princeton University.

Post-Graduation Plans of Recent Religion Majors

Full-Time Employment

  • Assistant Teacher - Rye Country Day School, Rye, NY
  • Talent Agent - William Morris Endeavor Entertainment, Los Angeles, CA
  • Legislative Aide - House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Washington DC
  • Carbon Analyst/Production Assistant - Everwild Media, New York, NY
  • Teacher - Teach For America, Nashville, TN
  • Research Assistant - University of California, San Francisco, CA
  • Chief Development Officer - Anglican Church of Shyira, Musanze, Rwanda
  • Sales Analyst – Barclays Capital, New York, NY
  • Business Analyst – eBay, San Jose, CA
  • Editorial Assistant – First Things Magazine, New York, NY

1-2 Year Post-Grad Options

  • Intern - American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
  • Intern - Agri-Pulse, Camdenton, MO
  • Teacher - Zhejiang University of Technology (Princeton in Asia),Hangzhou, China
  • Education and Research Fellow (Princeton Project 55) - Character Education Partnership, Washington, D.C.
  • (Title Unknown) - Princeton in Asia: Khon Kaen University, Thailand
  • (Title Unknown) - Education Through Music (Princeton Project 55), New York, NY
  • Foster Care/ Adoption Fellow - New Alternatives for Children (Princeton Project 55), New York, NY
  • Program Officer - World Faiths Development Dialogue (Princeton Project 55), Washington, DC

Graduate and Professional School

  • Ph.D., Religious Studies - Brown University, Hanover, NH
  • M.A., Journalism - Columbia University, New York, NY
  • M.Sc., Medical Anthropology - Oxford University, UK
  • M.D. - UMDNJ, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ
  • M.A., Music Education - Columbia University, New York, NY
  • J.D. - Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Internships of Recent Religion Majors

  • Field Committee Intern - Carmona For Arizona, Phoenix, AZ
  • Stagiere - Culture et Patrimoine, Saint-Ouen-Le-Pin
  • Counselor and Trip Leader - Teton Valley Ranch Camp, Dubois, WY
  • Intern - Child Family Health International, Ecuador
  • Brand Marketing Intern - Morgans Hotel Group, New York, NY
  • Teaching Assistant - Pipeline Program, Atlanta, GA
  • Global Health Leadership Intern - Unite For Sight, New Haven, CT
  • Intern, Trusts, Estates & Appraisals - Christie's, New York, NY
  • Editorial Intern - The New Yorker, New York, NY

Resources and Information Online

Professional Associations

A professional association is an organization of people who have similar career interests. These membership-based organizations often offer a reduced rate for students that allow access to the many resources they provide. Often professional association websites offer job/internship databases as well as opportunities to find mentors or other contacts.