Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

What can I do with a major in...?: Political Science

Career resources for your major.

About Political Science Major

U.S. Capitol


  • B.A. Political Science



"A degree in political science prepares students for a wide range of employment opportunities in both the public and private sectors, and serves as a foundation for law or graduate school."

- CNU Undergraduate Catalog

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Comparative Politics
  • Critical Analysis and Thinking
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Data Analysis/Interpretation
  • International Relations
  • Knowledge of American Political System
  • Oral and Written Communication
  • Organizational Skills
  • Policy Interpretation
  • Political Theory
  • Public Speaking & Presentation Skills
  • Research

Related Links - Political Science Major


Trible Library provides links to other websites to aid in research and is not responsible for the content or privacy policy of those sites.