Scholarships and Career Paths

A major in political science or public administration paves the way for several post-graduate academic paths and a wide range of careers in the public, private, and non-profit sectors. Below are links to some fliers containing more information about these opportunities:

Options for Further Study

Scholarship Opportunities

Some Career Options

There are a wide range of jobs available to those with a political science degree. Hard and soft skills developed in political science translate across private and public sectors. These are some career options a political science degree prepares students for: Media Relations, Office Management, Policy Analysis, Policy advocate, Constituent Relations, Event Planning, CIA analysts, CIA linguistics, Policy Makers, Foreign Service Officer,  Foreign Service Diplomat, Political Scientist, Professor, Lawyer, Lobbyist, Legislative Assistant, Pollster, Public Relations Professional, Political Consultant, Political Campaign Staff, Government Affairs Director