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Information for possible career choices:  For more information about what you can do with a major in Political Science, click here.


 Political Science & Public Administration Department
Social Science Building
Contact Director: Dr. Candler 
State Employment Opportunities   
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US Department of State
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Washington DC U.S. Senate
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U.S. House
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White House / Admin. / Federal Agencies
Presidential Political Appointment 
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Political Parties
Republican National Committee
Democratic National Committee
Other Employment Opportunities    
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Media / TV Stations
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  UNF Career Services
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Green Dream Jobs
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Orion Magazine Grassroots
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Careers in Political Science

Political Science Majors and Minors have a wide variety of career options.


Congressional Research        Politician           Int'l Market Researcher
Government Relations for Corp.    Diplomat        City Manager
Lobbyist / Organizer   Campaign Staff  Executive Assistant
Executive Search Consultant       Labor Relations    Human Resources
Security Intelligence Analyst Financial Planner Business Administrator
Political Correspondent  Policy Analyst  Journalist   
Strategic Planning Consultant Public Opinion Analyst  Technical Writer
Education / Teacher / Instructor    Media Specialist  Political Consultant
Human Rights Advocate  Public Relations Director     Urban Policy Planner
Foreign Service Worker Parole/Probation Officer  Legal Investigator
Lawyer / Paralegal  Criminal Justice & Law  Editor     
Consumer Advocate  Government Affairs     Sales Manager
Historical Archivist / Researcher  Social Worker Event Planner

Salary / Wage Range

NACE April 2014 Salary Survey reports an average starting salary of $41,600 a year.  

Salaries / Wages Websites
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Political Science and Public Administration Chair, Dr. Matthew Corrigan: Political Science Careers 

Corrigan Welcome  

Career Services Contacts

UNF's Career Services offers a variety of resources to assist you in transitioning to gainful employment or graduate school, including specific information for majors in Political Science.


Valarie Robinson | Career Coordinator or
Dee Dee Wyckoff | Career Coordinator

PSPA Career Contacts

Matthew T. Corrigan
Dr. Matthew Corrigan | Chair
Political Science and Public Administration

Dr. G. George Candler
Dr. George Candler | 
Master of Public Administration 

M. Edwards
Mr. Martin Edwards | Director


Ambassador Nancy Soderberg
Former UN Ambassador Nancy Soderberg
Public Service Program

 Mary O. Borg

Dr. Mary Borg | Professor

Political Science and Public Administration