Political Science Career Options

General Track

This option provides a broad overview of the following sub-fields:

  • American politics
  • Comparative politics
  • International relations
  • Political theory
  • Public law
  • Public administration
  • Public policy

International Studies Track

This specialized program is excellent preparation for advanced study in International Relations and careers in:

  • International Law
  • International Organization
  • Foreign Service
  • Journalism

*The program may be combined with either a minor or a major in International Business or Economics.

Public Administration Track

  • Prepares students for an administrative career in public and non-profit agencies
  • Adheres to guidelines of the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA)
  • Serves students seeking employment in traditional fields of public service
  • Aids students intending to pursue graduate study in Policy Analysis and Program Management