Political science is an outstanding major for building skills valued by employers. In earning a political science degree, you will learn to think analytically, conduct systematic research, and communicate effectively. Regardless of your chosen career path, political science will provide you with a solid foundation for civic awareness and leadership.
With a political science degree you can build a career in:
- Foreign Service
- Public Administration, Non-Profit, etc.
- Grassroots political organization
- Political advocacy and lobbying
- Corporate governmental affairs
- Campaign management
- Research analysis
Please see the American Political Science Association's homepage for more information on careers with a political science degree.