Many corporations and agencies visit the Carlson School to recruit undergraduate and Master of Arts in HRIR students for management and labor relations positions in the public and private sectors. Over the past several years, our full-time MA-HRIR placement rate has been over 90% for students with permanent work authorization; average starting salaries have been $72,000.

The internship placement rate for MA-HRIR students over the past several years has been 90% for those with permanent work authorization with an average pay of approximately $28.00/hour.

Both internship and permanent opportunities are truly national in scope with positions from New York to California, Minnesota to Texas, and many places in between.