Political Science & Public Administration

Careers in Political Science and Public Administration

What can I do with a Degree in Political Science or Public Administration?

  • City Management
  • Financial Administration
  • Community Affairs
  • Social Services
  • Urban Planning
  • Healthcare Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Human Rights
  • Public Law
  • Resource Development
  • Regional Planning
  • Legislative, Executive or Judicial Services
  • Program Administration
  • Campaign Management
  • Special Interest Advocacy
  • Nonprofit Management or Administration

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, pre-collegiate education, electoral politics, research and university and college teaching. (Source: American Political Science Association)