Master's in Political Science Employment Outcomes

Whether you aspire to lead a government or nonprofit organization, develop public policies and programs, create innovative consulting solutions, or provide expert analysis, you will graduate from the Schar School prepared to meet the challenges of a changing world.

With dedicated and comprehensive career and professional development services, the Schar School prepare students for career advancement across the public and private sectors.

Political Science graduates employment across industries pie chart


BAE Systems IBM
Booz Allen Hamilton PFLAG National
Chemonics International U.S. Department of Agriculture
City of Fairfax U.S. Department of State
Decisive Analytics Corporation U.S. Trade and Development Agency
Federal Election Commission  

View the Career Report infographic.

Career outcomes data were collected through the Career Plans Survey sent to all George Mason University students graduating between August 2018 and May 2019.