posted on Aug, 5 2005 @ 11:59 PM
You should know, people get paid for talking about what am about to share with you.
A "degree in Political Science", did you say err type? In that case your most probable government/military employment would be as some kind of
diplomat of some kind. Perhaps as a teacher/instructor to familiarize others on how to be more aware of cultural policies. Depending upon your ASVAB
if you decide to enlist, you job could even be intel if you score high enough.
Go commissioned, that is through an officers school, and you might get that cushy desk job you want. However that will consist mostly of brown nosing
and sucking up to the other desk jockies, who are more interested in their own career advancement (no matter the cost to others), than actually
soldiering. Your choice, if you are looking to be a leader, you will need to start from the bottom. For you will not know how to lead greatly, if you
havn't been in those shoes.
Since your an educated person, you might have already know that much, however your the one who asked. Any ways, only you know what your good at, and
what will make you happy. Getting paid to do what makes you happy, and being paid for it is what makes the world of difference between just a job, and
a career. go ahead and do your window shoping comparisons, measure each and every option. when you find what is for you, it will be clear and most
Here are some other links that might prove of use;
UNCW What Can I Do With A Major In Political Science
"Majoring in Political Science"
Careers in Political Science
Government and Political Science Resources
A bachelor's degree in political science can lead to employment in business, government, journalism, and organizations advocating public policies or
representing specific groups. These jobs can utilize the analytical skills and/or administrative competence of political science majors.
Since I'm not a career advisor or getting paid to do this, no more from me.
This should be more than enough get anyone started though. Good luck, and if anything good comes your way because of this, don't be afraid to look me