Why Recruit at Rockefeller?
Our nationally ranked programs produce some of the best qualified jobs and internship candidates in the country – why not hire one?
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy at the University at Albany is proud to be recognized by US News & World Report as one of the top schools in the country. Talented students come to Rockefeller for the knowledge and tools to make a difference in the world. We pride ourselves on preparing dynamic leaders who will shape the public policies of the future.
Through its distinctive academic offerings, Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy prepares students to make lasting contributions to public service - as citizens, professionals, and future educators. The College is among the top public affairs schools in the country with nationally-recognized faculty experts in politics, governance, policy, and public management. Bold thinking, the sharing of innovative concepts, lively discussion, unique opportunities to observe and study government at all levels, and a location in the political hub of New York State make Rockefeller College a vibrant learning environment unmatched in the field of public affairs.
The Rockefeller Office of Career & Alumni Programs is committed to linking employers to highly qualified graduate and undergraduate students and alumni in public administration, policy, public and nonprofit management, political science, homeland security, public finance and economics, health policy, and many more disciplines. When you recruit at Rockefeller College, you will be connected to a diverse candidate pool equipped with leadership, analytical, management, problem-solving skills, who can help your organization flourish. Rockefeller College students and alumni vary in background, age, and experience level; we can help you fill any role, be it an intern, entry-level, or seasoned professional.
The Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy is comprised of two departments: the Department of Political Science and the Department of Public Administration & Policy.
- The Public Administration & Policy curriculum offers more than 30 areas of specialization, including IT/e-government, homeland security, financial market regulation, non-profit management, local government management, public finance, and health policy.
- The Department of Political Science provides students with an opportunity to explore political institutions and processes at the local, state, national, and global levels. The Department offers a comprehensive curriculum covering the fields of American politics, international relations, comparative politics, public law, political theory, and public policy.