Political Science Career Information Links
- World Wide Learn
Continuing a tradition that started with the ancient Greeks, political science majors examine the development and the function of governments and the behavior of rulers throughout history. Many political science graduates pursue careers in government or public service, either as elected politicians, support staffers, or consulting analysts. Use this site to choose the path that is correct for your interests and needs.
Political science careers are available in a variety of government and research sectors, offering a range of positions in law, education, government campaigning, and political consultation. Use this site to broaden what you already know about political science and choose a career.
- The American Political Science Association
A bachelor's degree in political science can lead to exciting careers in federal, state and local governments; law; business; international organizations; nonprofit associations and organizations; campaign management and polling; journalism; precollegiate education; electoral politics; research and university and college teaching. Political science majors gain analytical skills, administrative competence and communication abilities that are valued in a wide spectrum of potential career areas. Familiarize yourself with this site to further your knowledge of the field and its opportunities.