Master’s in Political Science Career Outcomes

The Schar School of Policy and Government’s Master’s in Political Science provides its students with knowledge and analytical skills that can be applied to a wide range of professions across industries.

Our alumni are positioned for top job titles such as:

  • Political Consultant
  • Campaign Manager
  • Senior Campaign Finance Analyst
  • Legislative Chief-of-Staff
  • Principal (consulting)
  • Senior Consultant
  • Lobbyist
  • Research Manager
  • Research Director
  • Project Manager
  • Program Manager
  • President/CEO (non-profit)
  • Public Relations Director
  • Public Affairs Manager
  • Advocacy Director
  • Director of Development

Alumni represent a range of industries and sectors, including, but not limited to:

  • Government Relations
  • Consulting
  • Legislative Affairs
  • Public Affairs
  • Advocacy
  • Research
  • Non-profit Management
  • Federal/State/Local Government

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