Alumni Success

Our graduates are successful in jobs in a variety of areas all over the country. Here are some of the positions held by our alums who graduated in the most recent three years.

Job Title


Associate Planner

Medium sized city in Iowa

Airport Planner

Large airport in Texas


Metropolitan planning organization in Iowa

Planner I

Transportation consulting firm in Minnesota

Land Analyst

Forest preservation company in California

Transportation Planner I

State transportation office in Iowa

City Planner

Small town in Iowa


Economic and financial consulting firm in California


Small consulting business in Minnesota


Regional government agency in Oregon

Community and Business Development Specialist

Nonprofit serving small communities in Midwest

PhD student, Transportation, Technology & Policy

University in California

Manager, Community Planning & Research

Nonprofit in eastern Iowa

Municipal Planner

County in Tennessee

Transportation Planner I

Consulting firm in Nebraska

PhD student, Geography

University in Nevada

Grant Manager

Nonprofit land trust in Iowa

Planner I

Medium sized city in Iowa


Regional planning commission in Iowa

Director of Research and GIS

Nonprofit in student's home country


County and city government in Kansas

Planner I

Small suburb in Colorado

Academic/Scientific Researcher

University in Iowa

Assistant Planner

Council of Governments in California

Planner I - Housing

County in Wisconsin


Nonprofit foundation in Virginia

Research Specialist

State transportation office in Georgia

Associate Planner

County in Iowa

Land Acquisition Coordinator

Home building firm in Illinois

Planner I - Transportation

County in Wisconsin

Planner I

Small city in Missouri

Healthy Eating Action Team Member

AmeriCorps in Virginia

MS student, Civil and Environmental Engineering

University in Washington

Program Coordinator

Outreach and engagement office in Iowa

Transportation Planner

State transportation office in Georgia

Economic Development Planner

Metropolitan planning agency in Illinois

PhD Student, Law and Public Policy

University in Massachusetts

Multifamily Compliance Coordinator

Community-based development organization in Illinois

Senior Program Manager

Energy company

Architect and Planner

Consulting firm in Minnesota

Director of Community Development

Nonprofit in Minnesota

Land Management Technician

County in Oregon

Community Health Outreach Worker

County department of public health and environment in Colorado


Private consulting group in Nebraska

Regional Planner

Regional planning commission in Iowa

Planner II - GIS/Environmental

County in South Dakota

Water Resources Planner

Regional planning agency in Pennsylvania