What Can I Do With a Major In Government?
Political Science is the study of government and focuses on its structure and function and the need for human social order.
Areas of Focus
Public Service, Education, Law, Non-Profit Organizations, Government Positions, Research
Urban Policy Planner
Public Opinion Analyst
Public Health Administrator
Direct Mail Specialist
Event Coordinator/Activity Planner
Peace Corps Volunteer Coordinator
News Public Opinion Analyst
Public Affairs Reporter
Advertising Account Manager
Sales Promotion Manager
Public Affairs Officer
Multinational Marketing Research Analyst
Customer Service Representative
Executive Search Consultant
Human Resources Manager
Consumer Goods/Services Salesperson
Chamber of Commerce Manager
Labor Relations Specialist
Foreign Service Officer
Public Recreation Director
Historic Site Interpreter
Special Interest Group Director
Career Related Websites
Careers In Government: Careers In Government is a clearinghouse of information, resources and jobs available in public sector organizations in America and abroad.
America's Job Bank (Labor Department) - 80% of their postings are from public state employment service agencies.
Federal Jobs - This site allows you to search databases of open US government jobs.
University of California Santa Barbara: The following web sites offer links to a broad spectrum of Political Science areas of interest
Government and Political Science Resource: very comprehensive site