- Linfield College
Political Science Department

Life After Linfield

The Political Science major is, above all, designed to provide you with the written, verbal, critical thinking, and organizational skills needed to excel in a variety of careers.

Political Science graduates pursue careers in: 

  • Law
  • Government and public service 
  • Business
  • Non-profit sector
  • Pre-collegiate education
  • Higher education
  • Political campaigns

 Some graduates of the Political Science department are employed by:

  • The National Football LeagueStudents in Group
  • American Cancer Society and American Red Cross
  • US Department of Justice
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • National Conference of State Legislatures
  • Project Vote Smart
  • Yale University

To begin your networking with alumni, visit the Office for Career Development or the Alumni Office for additional information.