Where Are They Now?

A Political Science or International Studies degree prepares students for a variety of occupational and advanced educational pursuits. Our alumni are working in both the private (corporate and non-profit) and public sectors. Our programs emphasize writing skills, research skills, and critical thinking all of which are essential for any career. Our graduates are continuing their education and establishing careers and internships in a variety of different areas including law, political science, security studies, public administration, education, and business. Political Science and International Studies degrees afford graduates endless opportunities upon graduation.

Our graduates have pursued further education and secured positions at the following schools, companies, and organizations:

Graduate and Law Schools

Alliant University
American University
Arizona State University
Azusa Pacific University
Boston University
California State University, Chico
California State University, Northridge
Claremont McKenna College
Columbia University
Dominican University of California
Emory University (Law School)
Emory University (Graduate School)
Franklin Pierce Law Center
George Mason University
George Washington University
Georgetown University 
Golden Gate University, School of Law
Harvard University (Law School)
Johns Hopkins University 
King's College, London
Maastricht University, Netherlands
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
New England School of Law
New York University (Law School)
Northeastern University School of Law
Ohio State University
Pepperdine University
Saint Mary’s College of California
Santa Clara University
St. Louis University, School of Law
Stanford University
Tufts University
University of California, Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law
University of California, Davis (Law School)
University of California, Davis
University of California, Hastings
University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Los Angeles (Law School)
University of California, San Diego
University of California, Santa Barbara
University of Denver
University of Edinburgh
University of Hawaii (Law School)
University of Maryland
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of San Francisco (Grad and Law School)
University of Southern California (Law School)
University of the Pacific (McGeorge School Law School)
University of Washington (Law School)
Vanderbilt University
Villanova University
Willamette University (Law School) 

Job and Internship Placement

AmeriCorps, Juvenile Justice Coordinator, Providence, RI
AmeriCorps, Oakland Unified School District
America’s Cup Organization
Avani Media and Marketing Solutions, Sausalito, California
Bel Aire Elementary School, Tiburon, California
Boston College
California State Assembly Member Wilmer Amina Carter, District Office
California State Assemblyman Marc Levine, District Office
California State Senate
Capital Fellows Program, Assembly Fellowship, Sacramento 
Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Washington DC Office
Congresswoman Doris Matsui, Washington DC Office
Congresswoman Jackie Speier, Washington DC Office
Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez, Washington DC Office
Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey, District Office and Washington DC Office
Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, District Office
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, Honolulu Office
Congressman Mike Thompson, District Office
Congressman, Sam Farr, Washington, DC
Crossover Health
Citizens Reach Out
DataFly Web Development
Environmental Action Committee of West Marin
Institute for Governmental Affairs and Public Policy, LLC
International Rescue Committee
International Resources Group/Engility Corp., Washington DC
Law Office of John Lovell
Loretto Volunteers, United Nations, New York
Loyale Clothing
Marin County DA’s Office, Public Defender’s Office
Marin Seneca Center
Napa Unified School District
National Council on US and Arab Relations, Washington DC 
Oakland Rising
Office of the California Attorney General
Office of the Mayor of San Francisco
Private Manning Support Network
RS Investments, San Francisco
Senator Barbara Boxer, Washington DC Office
SRA International
State Appellate and Superior Court, San Jose, California
St. Vincent de Paul
St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Los Angeles
Success Factors, Inc.
Sutter County Resource Conservation District
Teach for America
The Iraqi Student Project
University of San Francisco
US Capital Partners, San Francisco
United States House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee
United States House of Representatives, Democratic Caucus
United States Army
United States Peace Corps
United States Secret Service
United States Senator, Brian Schatz, Honolulu Office
United States Senator, Dianne Feinstein, San Francisco Office 
United States Senator, Kamala Harris, Sacramento Office 
Vincentian Lay Missionary
Virgin America
Voices For Creative Non Violence
Williams Sonoma Corporate
World Affairs Council, San Francisco
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