Potential Career Paths
Students are prepared to work in law or public policy as well as many other political science-related disciplines. Employment opportunities exist for political science majors in a wide variety of areas including government, business, law, politics, social service, and education.
Eligible students should plan to take Introduction to Political Science before applying to Rutgers. Applicants must apply and be accepted to Rutgers University-New Brunswick.
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey will transfer a maximum of 60-62 credits or one-half of the total degree credits required for a baccalaureate degree from a NJ county college to a Rutgers degree program for those students who have completed an A.A. or A.S. degree. Please visit the NJ Transfer website at www.njtransfer.org to look up the Recommended Transfer Program (RTP) for any undergraduate major at Rutgers. Students may be awarded up to 90 credits from a 4-year institution.
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