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Careers

When you pursue the Master of Arts in Social Science at Georgia Southern University, not only will you be a part of the only program of its kind in Georgia, but you will have a variety options as you consider potential careers. Below is a list of just some of the types of jobs that you might consider pursuing upon completion of your graduate degree.

Cultural Heritage and Resource Management

  • GIS Specialist
  • Compliance / Historical Archeology
  • Historic Preservation
  • Museum Curator
  • Heritage Tourism
  • Cultural Resource Management
  • Multi-cultural Education Specialist
  • Cultural Affairs Director

Political and Global Analysis

  • Political Risk Analyst
  • Intelligence Agent
  • Political Systems Researcher
  • Federal, State, and Local Government Positions
  • Urban/Regional Planner
  • Foreign Services Officer
  • Campaign Manager/Consultant
  • Survey Researcher
  • Pollster
  • Director, Political Action Committee
  • Peace Corp Officer
  • International Trade Specialist
  • Lobbyist

Community Action and Evaluation

  • Social / Community Services
  • Non-profit Managment
  • Consumer Advocate
  • Fund Raiser/ Development Officer
  • Victim Advocacy
  • Mediator / Negotiator
  • Peace Corp or Vista Worker
  • Gerontology
  • Youth Programs Coordinator
  • Volunteer Services Coordinator
  • Crisis Pregnancy Center Coordinator
  • Women’s Resource Counselor
  • Day Care Provider/Director
  • Patients’ Advocate
  • Program Evaluator
  • Environmental Activist
  • Public Policy Advising
  • Probation and Parole

Last updated: 8/2/2018