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» B.A. in Political Science

A major in Political Science at Chapman University is an intellectual journey into political philosophy. Students are taught not only the knowledge & training of the subject, but will also learn the communicative skills that will prepare them for the possible careers, and continuing education opportunities that go beyond a B.A. in Political Science.  In addition, students are provided an opportunity to familiarize themselves with the diversity and depth of theoretical as well as practical knowledge within their chosen sub-field concentration.

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+ - Possible Occupations

Local and State Government



International Affairs





Additional Resources about career and internship opportunities are available on the Political Science Homepage .

+ - Links and Resources

The American Political Science Association Career Resource section

Do I want to be a lawyer?  An article.

A Call to Serve: Careers with the Federal Government

Representation of the current feeling of Americans on all subjects Center for Responsive Politics

Whistleblower news

Source for Professional Jobs in the New Public Sector

Today’s FBI.  It’s for you.

Diplomacy in Action

American Bar Association

Special focus on public interest law, helps you find the right law school

Helping students understand and choose their law studies

A commitment to diversity in law

Preparing for Law School one step at a time

Committed to easing the law school admission process for law schools, and prospective law students

Senate Placement Office filling entry-level staff vacancies

Federal Job resources

Internships and job listings for federal careers

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