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Post-Graduate Opportunities 

The interdisciplinary approach of the International Relations major prepares students to engage in ever-expanding possibilities of work and scholarship after graduation. Possible career paths for an International Relations major include:

All Sectors:

  • Government Relations/Lobbying 
  • International Law
  • International SecurityUnited Nations
  • Public Relations
  • Science, Technology and Public Policy

Public Sector:

  • Capitol Hill
  • Federal Government

Private Sector:

  • Management Consulting 
  • International Business
  • Journalism
  • Political Risk Analysis 

Non-Profit:

  • Humanitarian and Relief
  • International Development
  • International Education
  • International Public Health
  • Nonprofit Management 
  • Peace and Conflict Resolution
  • Think Tanks 

Post-Graduate Scholarships & Fellowships 

Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs - Non-profit educational organization composed of graduate level schools of international affairs.

Peace Corps Master's International - Offers the unique opportunity to integrate a master's degree with overseas service in a variety of fields at more than 80 academic institutions nationwide

The Fulbright US Student Programs - Offers fellowships for U.S. graduating college seniors, graduate students, young professionals and artists to study abroad for one academic year. 

Princeton in Asia - PiA offers yearlong, service-oriented fellowships in 18 Asian countries in the fields of education, international development (NGOs), environmental advocacy, journalism, law and business, with a majority of fellows working as English teachers at universities and high schools. PiA fellowships are open to graduates or graduating seniors from all accredited colleges and universities.

The Rhodes Scholarships - International postgraduate award for study at the University of Oxford 

The Anna Sobol Levy Foundation -  Fellowship is for one or two years of study at The Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace - Carnegie Junior Fellows work as research assistants to the Endowment's senior associates.