Careers in Political Science

Political Science majors gain a broad understanding of politics and government leading to a wide range of exciting careers options. Graduates of our programs find success in a variety of disciplines within Political Science:

  • Federal Government
  • State and Local Government
  • Nonprofits,  Interest Groups, and Advocacy
  • Law
  • Business
  • International Organizations
  • Journalism
  • Campaigns and Elections
  • Public Service
  • Diplomacy/ Foreign Service

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