Our graduates have meaningful careers and drive powerful transformation in notable organizations across a range of industries.

Rivier alumni are employed in a wide variety of organizations and roles in education, healthcare, business, communications, public service, entrepreneurship, and more.

Job Training in the Classroom

Faculty are practitioners in their fields; they share their experiences and their networks to help you succeed. This means Rivier graduates have already done real work with experts in the field before they earn their degrees. You’ll be well-prepared to step right into your first professional role.

Career Planning and Guidance

Our Office of Career and Life Success helps you identify internship opportunities so you can more deeply explore areas of interest. Rivier’s professional network and connections in the Nashua community and beyond will open doors for you.

Industries, Careers, and Companies

A sample of the employers and job roles where our graduates excel:

Business and Law

• Fidelity Investments—Manager, Community Relations

• UniFirst Corporation—Sr. Vice President of Service & Operations

• MilliporeSigma—Head of Commercial Service and Operations

• Pfizer—Operations Scientist & Engineer

• EMD Millipore—Sr. Quality Control Technician IV

• Anheuser-Busch—Brewing Apprentice

• PGxl Partners—Account Executive

• Ranalli’s Duct Dusters—Owner

• TD Bank—Financial Services Representative

• Moveras—Lead Disassembly Technician

• Bisco Industries, Inc.—Inside Sales Representative

• Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center—Lead Emergency Department Technician

• O’Rourke Hospitality—Marketing Content Writer/Social Marketer

• Brookstone—Internet Content Coordinator

• Tech Target—Reporting Analyst

• Comcast—Business Sales Representative

• BBS Inc. Boston—Sales Account Manager

• Nixon, Vegelman, Barry, Slawsky & Simoneau—Legal Assistant


• Catholic Medical Center—Executive VP and CFO

• City of Nashua—Director of Public Health and Community Services

• Dana Farber—Director of Nursing and Clinical Operations

• Lahey Clinic—Nursing Assistant

• Walden Behavioral Care—Mental Health Counselor

• St. Joseph Hospital—Registered Nurse

• Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center—Pediatric Staff Nurse

• New Hanover Regional Medical Center—Registered Nurse PCU

• Catholic Medical Center—Registered Nurse

• Fletcher Allen Health Care—Registered Nurse

• Southern NH Medical Center—Registered Nurse

• Boston Medical Center—Surgical & Trauma ICU Nurse

• Lahey Clinic Hospital—Registered Nurse

• Lakes Region General Hospital—ER Nurse

• Crotched Mountain Foundation—Residential Counselor

• South Bay Mental Health—Staff Therapist

• North Hero School—Behavioral Interventionist

Primary/Secondary Education and Counseling

• Bishop Guertin High School—President

• Hollis-Brookline, NH, School District—Superintendent

• Gardener, MA, Public Schools—Chief Academic Officer

• World Academy—Head of School

• Mount Pleasant Elementary School—Principal

• Hudson Memorial Middle School—Principal

• Pelham, NH, School District—Special Education Coordinator

• Lowell Public Schools—Special Education Teacher

• Teachable Moments—Teacher

• South Bay Early Intervention—Developmental Specialist

• Nottingham West—Teacher

• Milford School District—One-to-One Associate

• Lowell Public Schools—2nd Grade Teacher

• Early Childhood Center—Teacher

• Athol High School—Math Teacher

• Crossroads Recovery Center—Chief Executive Officer

• Arbour Counseling—Master’s Level Clinician

• Youth Villages—Residential Counselor

• Crotched Mountain—Residential Instructor

Security, Safety, and Law Enforcement

• Fidelity Investments—Senior Vice President of Global Security Operations

• Essex County—Corrections Officer

• MVM Inc.—Federal Protective Security Officer

• Chelmsford Police—Department Dispatcher

• Salem, NH, Fire Department—Chief

• Hudson, NH, Police Department—Police Officer

• Londonderry, NH, Police Department—Patrol Sergeant

• Forensic Education, LLC—Owner

Natural and Computer Sciences

• NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory—Science Data Software Engineer

• Amazon Robotics—Senior Software Engineer

• Comcast Xfinity—Lead Analyst, Business Intelligence

• EMC Corporation—Senior Software Engineer

• Transparent Language—Director of Engineering Services

• Kronos—Senior Quality Assurance Engineer

• BAE Systems—Senior Principal Reliability Engineer

• Ziopharm Oncology—Senior Quality Assurance Manager

• Bluebird Bio—Associate Scientist II

• Evelo Biosciences—Manager, Quality Assurance Operations

• FOX 25—Broadcast Meteorologist

• Anheuser-Busch—Block Beer Analyst

Employment Promise Program

This is our promise to you: You will secure a full-time job within nine months of graduation. If you don't, you'll receive additional financial or educational support. That's how confident we are in the Rivier experience.

Internships and Hands-On Learning

Students work alongside professionals right from the start of their programs. When they cross the stage and receive their diploma they are well prepared for what's ahead of them—because they've already experienced it first-hand.

Our students will have steady employment in their career fields and are on their way to top positions. I think that speaks not only the caliber of students that attend Rivier, but the network we have in the community and its respect for our graduates.”


Office of Career and Life Success