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Jobs in the Nonprofit Sector


Jobs in the Non-Profit Sector

Students graduating with a political science degree may want to explore the opportunities available in nonprofit organizations.

Understanding the Options

The College Board Web site includes details on the following 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 Nonprofit Jobs

AmeriCorps
http://www.americorps.gov/

Chronicle of Higher Education
http://chronicle.com/

Council on Foundations
http://www.cof.org/

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
http://philanthropy.com/jobs/

Idealist
http://www.idealist.org

Independent Sector
http://www.independentsector.org/members/job_postings.htm

Nonprofit Career Network
www.nonprofitcareer.com

Nonprofit Times
www.nptimes.com

OpportunityNOCS.org
http://www.opportunitynocs.org

International Nonprofit Organization (IREX)
http://www.irex.org/careers