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The CQ Press Career Guide for Political Science Students

The CQ Press Career Guide for Political Science Students

December 2017 | 64 pages | CQ Press

Turn your degree into a career


Designed to help students consider their career options and opportunities, The CQ Press Career Guide for Political Science Students offers a practical collection of employment resources, career-path options, and real-life tips for how to get ahead. Providing the road map that students need to design their undergraduate experience to maximize their transferable skills, author Wendy Whitman Cobb outlines jobs political science majors can pursue; offers guidance on how to actually get the job; and illuminates pathways to graduate school. 

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Chapter 1: Careers in Political Science
Government Careers

Private-Sector Jobs


Chapter 2: Political Science as a Degree
Planning Your College Career


Chapter 3: Acing the Interview
Looking for a Job

Preparing an Application

The Interview

Chapter 4: Choosing a Graduate School
Law School

Graduate School

About the Author

Sample Materials & Chapters

Chapter 1

Chapter 3

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