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Professional Career Options

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 
904.620.1388   
    
medwards@unf.edu 
904.620.1069   
 
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Presidential Political Appointment 
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Indeed
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Simply Hired

 

  

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
Career Services Salary Info
Florida Workforce for Innovation Salary Survey
Salary.com
Payscale.com
Indeed Checker Salary
Glassdoor
Salaryexpert
Paycheck Calculator
Hourly Wage Calculator

  

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.

Contact

Valarie Robinson | Career Coordinator  vrobinso@unf.edu or
Dee Dee Wyckoff | Career Coordinator  d.wyckoff@unf.edu

PSPA Career Contacts

Matthew T. Corrigan
Dr. Matthew Corrigan | Chair
Political Science and Public Administration 
mcorriga@unf.edu


Dr. G. George Candler
Dr. George Candler | 
Director
Master of Public Administration
g.candler@unf.edu 

M. Edwards
Mr. Martin Edwards | Director

Pre-Law 
medwards@unf.edu

 

Ambassador Nancy Soderberg
Former UN Ambassador Nancy Soderberg
Director
Public Service Program
n.soderberg@unf.edu