Political Science

Political Science

 

WHAT IS POLITICAL SCENCE?
Political science investigates the practice of politics along with analyzing a variety of areas within the discipline. Political scientists not only evaluate political systems, but they also research international affairs, domestic policy, and civil rights to name a few. There is a variety of job opportunities for political scientists. Outside of public administration and politics, many political science majors become attorneys, teachers, or journalists.
 

CAREERS AND SALARY

Wage Estimates are for Illinois and were found at Bureau of Labor website for Illinois 2014 wage Estimates.

 

Position Median Salary
Political Scientist $66,890
College Teacher $65,080