Students graduating with a political science degree often land entry-level positions in government offices. With experience, political science majors can aspire to high levels in national, state and local goverment.
Understanding the Options
The College Board Web site includes details on the following government jobs:
The American Political Science Association offers a publication and a video that provide in-depth information on careers for political science majors. See Careers and the Study of Political Science, 6th Ed. for ordering information.
Finding the Jobs
Job Source for Republicans
Political Job Classified Ads in DC Newspapers:
Roll Call News and The Hill
U.S. Department of Labor Jobs
General Accounting Office (GAO)
The Federal Government's Employment Information System
National Conference of State Legislatures
Careers In Government