Careers

The advanced skills gained from a graduate degree in the College of Liberal Arts are highly relevant in today’s rapidly evolving world. You will form expertise through rigorous coursework and research to meet your professional and personal goals. 

Political Science MA graduates are prepared for careers in research and academia, to enter law school or doctoral studies or for a range of careers in the following fields.

  • Consultants
  • Diplomacy
  • Government affairs 
  • Lobbyists
  • Political correspondents
  • Policy researchers

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can also visit the university’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your resume and LinkedIn presence.

Career services can provide

Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.