Government, Policy, International Affairs & Law

Do you have strong critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills? Are you interested in learning about developing public policy, community organizing, and engagement, or how to improve public safety?  Careers in this community focus on public administration/service, public policies and political process, law, and legal services, non-profit and NGOs, criminal investigation, and more.

Career Pathways In This Community 
Since a major doesn’t always indicate a specific career path, it may be challenging to know all the possibilities and career options that exist in each field. By clicking on the career pathways below, you can start exploring some of the career options for each pathway. While these are not comprehensive lists, this resource can serve as a guide to provide students, advisors, and faculty with recommendations and keywords for further career exploration and research.

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Majors & Minors

An actuary is a mathematically-oriented business person who will most likely be a manager or supervisor at some point in …

The women’s and gender studies (WGS) major is a multidisciplinary academic program with courses that focus on knowledge relating to …

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures offers courses in Arabic, German, Japanese, the Romance Language group (French, Spanish), and …

The Department of Modern Languages and Literatures offers courses in Arabic, German, Japanese, the Romance Language group (French, Spanish), and …

Philosophy is the critical study of the fundamental concepts and assumptions involved in all central areas of human experience, including …

Latino and Latin American studies includes a major and minor in Latin American studies and a minor in U.S. Latina/Latino …

Career Resources

Get started on your career research with the help of the Career Interest Communities.

To help narrow your Federal job search, below is a list of academic majors and some Federal occupations directly related …

The program trains students to analyze systematically and coherently public policies, negotiate multiple and competing interests, and develop in-depth knowledge …

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