Graduate School Opportunities

If you're a current Analyst Fellow or an Analyst Fellow Alumnus, we're proud to offer graduate school partnerships that grant a variety of opportunities in each school’s respective admissions process. These benefits can include:

  • Waived application fee
  • Merit-based scholarships
  • Option to defer admission for a year
  • Consideration for additional merit-based aid based on strength of application

Current Opportunities

This information is provided courtesy of our graduate school partners.

Boston University’s School of Management Public & Nonprofit MBA focuses on management and leadership preparation in addressing critical social issues from, the operational, leadership, financial and entrepreneurial perspectives (see scholarship partnership information). Learn more about the Public and Nonprofit MBA program at Boston University by attending an upcoming information session, visiting a class, or speaking with a current student. Registration information is available online.

George Washington University’s School of Business Global MBA provides flexibility in customizing your curriculum and creating a versatile skillset to address the areas of sustainability, globalization, ethical leadership and social responsibility on an international platform. View scholarship details.

Carnegie Mellon University's H. John Heinz III College offers a top-ranked graduate degree in public policy & management. With a Master of Science in Public Policy and Management (MSPPM) degree from Heinz College, you'll develop leadership, quantitative analysis and technology skills. Students gain strong problem solving skills - both quantitative and qualitative - that will allow them to develop effective policies and they have opportunities to gain experience in leadership and real-world applications of public affairs management coursework. Applicants may also want to consider the specialized track in Policy Analytics (with an advanced focus on data analytics) or the Washington, D.C. track for students wanting to work on national or international policy issues in the nation's capital. Learn more about the Heinz College's scholarship benefits (minimum $6,000/semester) for Education Pioneers' Analyst Fellows and the application process.

The Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management MBA program is a two-year program offering rigorous curriculum with a core foundation of general management skills, career focused specializations and immersion learning. Owen prides itself on its collaborative community, leadership development, real-world curriculum and global perspective. At Owen, students can take advantage of our Human and Organizational Performance program, ranked number four in the country. While attending Owen's distinctive program, students can participate in various education-sector opportunities including the Net Impact Club or working with Nashville's local school districts and education organizations. Students may also take classes at Vanderbilt's number one ranked Peabody College of Education. Meet Owen'sadmissions team on the road or visit them in Nashville

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business MBA program centers around a general management curriculum taught through the case method. Truly excelling in any industry, including education, requires a thorough understanding of all elements of business — from accounting to operations, communications to ethics, and politics to finance — and the ability to see strategically across all functions. UVA also offers a joint MBA/MEd degree which is designed for the next generation of education leaders. Learn more about Darden’s MBA program by attending an event.