Career Pathways

Alumni Thom Brooks speaks to students
ASU Alumnus Thom Brooks has garnered international acclaim for his work on ethics, public policy, law and politics.

What can I do with this degree? 

A degree in Political Science, Global Studies, and International Relations empowers you through knowledge, analysis and policy-making to be a problem-solver, prepared to reimagine a better future.

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Discover the possibilities. 

Our alumni have gone onto create non-profit organizations, become diplomats, navigate the law as high level attorneys, work in finance, the news media or have position within all levels of government. Explore some of their stories below and take the first step in getting connected here

Gaining industry experience — all before graduation. 

Our students have opportunities to engage in professional experiences and internships related to business, law, digital media and international organizations. 

Internships in Washington, D.C. and abroad

through the Capital Scholars program and the Policy Design Studio.

Engagement with leaders

in diplomacy, policy and government.

Lead informed conversations

on public issues like Latino representation in American politics and global conflict and security.

Develop a deeper understanding of history and cultures 

by studying abroad in Ireland and the Southern Balkans