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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


Chronicle of Higher Education

Council on Foundations

The Chronicle of Philanthropy


Independent Sector

Nonprofit Career Network

Nonprofit Times

International Nonprofit Organization (IREX)