What Can I Do With This Major?

Political Science Major

Our Political Science graduates have gone on to have successful careers in fields including, but not limited to:

  • Federal, state, and local governments
  • Advanced education in government and public administration
  • Political campaigns
  • Public and private interest groups
  • Foundations and intellectual or benevolent institutions
  • Careers in business, especially with corporations that do business internationally
  • Law enforcement agencies and other criminal justice organizations
  • Military service
  • Law school
  • Public service, nonprofit administration and work with Nongovernmental Organizations (NGO’s).

Peace and Justice Studies Minor

Peace and Justice Studies can lead to successful careers including, but not limited to:

  • Education
  • Public relations liaison
  • Advocacy
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Public interest law
  • Socially-responsible investment advising
  • Environmental science
  • Domestic violence protection
  • Research
  • Diplomacy
  • Journalism
  • Politics
  • Dispute resolution
  • Mediation