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
Nonprofit Career Network
International Nonprofit Organization (IREX)