Political Science - Bachelor's Degree
Class of 2021

(Degree offered through the School of Public and International Affairs)

Total Degrees Awarded: 231
Number of Responses: 142
Knowledge/Response Rate: 61%
Post-Graduation Status Responses Percentage
Employed Full-Time 60 42%
Continuing Education 59 42%
Internship/Postdoc/Residency 6 4%
Employed Part-Time 5 4%
Not Seeking 1 1%
Seeking 11 8%

Salary Summary
# Reporting Salary High Salary Low Salary Median Salary # Reporting Bonus Median Bonus
20 100,000 16,990 41,000 7 1,000
* denotes less than 4 responses received.

Employers and Position Titles

Employer Position Title(s)
4.0 Constructions Director of Land Development
AlphaSights Client Services Associate
Atlanta Journal-Constitution News Intern
Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C. Legal Assistant
Brian Kemp For Governor Regional Political Director
Bryan Miller for Lt. Governor Deputy Finance Director
Carl Vinson Institute of Government Clerkical Worker
Chi Alpha Campus Ministries, U.S.A. Staff Member
Chick-fil-A Executive director; Leadership Development Program
City of Atlanta - Mayor's Office of Immigrant Affairs Community Outreach Specialist
CNN News Associate; The Row Researcher
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director's Financial Analyst
Convercent by OneTrust Business Development Representative
Country Financial Financial Representative
Deloitte Analyst
Democratic Party of Georgia Deputy Finance Director
Dentons Senior Public Policy Analyst
Department of Commerce Analyst
Direct Packaging LLC Sales Representative
Double D Plumbing Office Manager
Edelman Assistant Account Executive
Envision Communications Account Coordinator
Federal Defender Program Assistant Paralegal
Georgia General Assembly Legislative Assistant
Georgia Republican Party Field Organizer
Georgia Veverage Association Legislative Assistant
Gwinnett County Paraprofessional
Gwinnett County Government Purchasing Associate
Hall Booth Smith, P.C. Paralegal
Hawkins Parnell & Young, LLP Legal Intern
International Rescue Committee NDMVA Workforce Development Coordinator
Island Gyals, LLC Chief Executive Officer
K&L Gates Government Affairs Fellow
Ken Law Law Firm Legal Assistant
KLINGSPOR Abrasives USA Factory Sales Representative
Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenant
McKenney's, Inc. Project Manager
Media Analytics Analyst Inspire Brands
Middleton Public Affairs Government Affairs Manager
Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Project Assistant
Nova 401(k) Associates 401(k) Plan Specialist
Office of Governor Brian P. Kemp Special Assistant to the Governor
Push Digital Junior Accountant
PYA Consulting Intern
RaceTrac, Inc. Financial Analyst
Ras Crane and Partners Title Processor
Schneider Hammers LLC Litigation Legal Assistant
Scott A. Prior, Attorney at Law Legal Assistant
Signature Craft Gallery Marketing Manager
Sloane & Co. Public Relations Associate
State Charter Schools Commission Program Coordinator
The State Newspaper South Carolina Gamecocks Reporter
Ultimate Gutter Guard by Southern Marketing Lead
United States House of Representatives Staff Assistant
United States Senate Communications Intern
USCA Management Analyst GS7
Vayman & Teitelbaum, P.C. Legal Assistant
War Room Strategies Bodyman for Jody Hice; Intern
Warnock for Georgia Operations Assistant
* If no Employers/Position Titles are displayed, then none were reported for Class of 2021 graduates in this major.

Continuing Education Schools and Programs

School Program(s)
Athens Technical College Not Specified
Campbell University Law, JD
Charleston School of Law Law, JD
Duke University Law, JD
Emory University Law, JD
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Law, JD
George Mason University Law, JD
Georgia Institute of Technology Public Policy, MS
Georgia State University Law, JD
Howard University Law, JD
Johns Hopkins University Hospital Adminstration, MHA
Mercer University Law, JD
Northeastern University Criminology and Criminal Justice, Master's
Notre Dame Law, JD
Penn State University Public Administration, MPA
Saint Petersburg State University Russian Language as a Foreign language, Non-dregree/ Language Certificate
Samford University Law, JD
Tulane University Law, JD
University of Arkansas at Little Rock Sports Management, MS
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Law, JD
University of Georgia Arts and Teaching and Social Studies, Master's; Business Analytics, MSBA; College Student Affairs Administration, M.Ed; Environmental Economics, MS; International Policy, MIP; Law, JD; Law, MSL; Public Administration, MA; Public Administration, MPA; Public Administration/ Law, MPA/JD; Public Adminstration, MPA; Social Work, MSW; Urban Planning and Design, MUPD
University of Georiga Public Administration, MPA
University of Miami Law, JD
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Urban Planning, MA
Valdosta State University Undeclared, BA
* If no Continuing Education Schools/Programs are displayed, then none were reported for Class of 2021 graduates in this major.