SMU students in every discipline take advantage of more than 4,400 internships and research projects locally and around the world. They have access to networks of professional connections in the Dallas area, where many among the 45,000 SMU graduates who live and work are entrepreneurs, executives and civic leaders who mentor SMU students. Our list of 119,000 alumni around the world includes those who have been successful in virtually every field. Three alumni serve as CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. Our alumni have won the Nobel Prize in physics, Oscar, Tony, Grammy and Emmy awards and the Pulitzer Prize. They have served as ambassadors, members of Congress, state Supreme Court justices and legislators as well as a governor and a first lady. So as you look around, think big to imagine what the future holds for you at SMU.
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