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Major: Political Science

 

At-A-Glance
Average Salary:  $30-60k*
After Bachelors: 72% Work | 28% Cont. Ed | 0% other
Approx # in Major at UNI: 93
Career paths: Government, Business, Education, Non-profit
* Data from NACE
 
Profile
1) Similar to many of the majors in humanities, social science, and science, Political Science is a Liberal Arts discipline. Liberal Arts majors prepare students for all types of opportunities and achievement. Students develop desirable knowledge and skills such as critical thinking, written and oral communication, problem solving, and quantitative reasoning that are applicable to many different positions in the job market. Most people attracted to a major in Political Science have an interest in politics and public affairs.
 
2) Where do UNI political science grads work?
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5) Additional information – Possible occupations and work settings