Careers

The Government program prepares students for a career in a wide variety of professions including public service, diplomacy, law, business, journalism, and college teaching, among others. Some careers of interest to government majors include:

  • Campaign Worker
  • Chamber of Commerce Manager
  • City Manager
  • Diplomat
  • Editor
  • Educator
  • FBI/CIA Agent
  • Foreign Service Officer
  • Geographer
  • Government Worker
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Judge
  • Labor Relations Specialist
  • Lawyer
  • Lobbyist
  • Military Officer
  • News Reporter
  • Parole/Probation Officer
  • Penologist
  • Political Consultant
  • Political Scientist
  • Politician
  • Public Health Official
  • Research Assistant
  • School Administrator
  • Survey Worker
  • Technical Writer
  • Urban Planner