An internship is not required in our major but recommended.
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Examples: International Relations, Public Law, American Politics and Public Administration.
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Careers in PSPA
When I graduate, I would like to work as............a Teacher? Political Professional? Data Analyst? Government Relations Person? State Department Employee? Sales Person? Business Analyst? City Manager? Public Spokesperson for a Nonprofit? Congressional Assistant? Or?
Employers are looking for specific skills such as fundraising ability, ability to write professionally, ability to present complicated concepts to an audience, interpretation and presentation of data, and knowledge of other cultures and nations.
Also, attend our Departments' internship fair in February.
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Internships in PSPA
Make sure to use friends, relatives, past work references as potential contacts. If YOU are staying in Jacksonville after graduation, get involved in young professional organization like IMPACTJAX. There are many other types of these organizations in the city. Professional contacts and relationships matter!
The PSPA department has two options:
A Master of Public Administration: Link: http://www.unf.edu/coas/pspa/MPA/
& A Master of International Affairs: Link: http://www.unf.edu/coas/pspa/MAIA/MAIA_Main_Page.aspx
More information about other Political Science graduate programs is available for Students.