The 8 Federal Agencies Most Attractive to New Grads
September 7, 2012
As recent graduates set out in search of new government jobs, there are only a handful of federal agencies that appear compatiable with the needs and wants of Generation Y. According to the Partnership for Public Service’s analysis of the 2011 NACE Student Survey, college student’s preference for public service is in decline. Last year, only 6 percent of students indicated an interest in joining the public sector--a significant decrease from the all-time high of 10.2 percent in 2009--and, of those, only 2.3 percent were interested in working at the federal level.