Alumni & Careers


Note: The post-Denison outcomes listed below reflect aggregate data for the classes of 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016, collected within six months of graduation for each class. These data are collected between May and November for the graduating cohort.

Political Science
89% of Political Science graduates were employed, in graduate school or completing post-graduate service within six months of graduation.
  • 66% were employed
  • 16% were in graduate school
  • 7% were completing post-graduate service
  • 11% were still pursuing admission/employment
Job Titles & Employers:
  • Account Manager, Paragraph
  • Department of Defense
  • Paralegal, Messner Reeves LLP
  • Analyst, Lancaster Pollard
  • Off-Campus Study Assistant, Denison University
  • Cardinal Health
  • Staff Member, Unchained 501(c)
  • Account Executive, Yelp
  • War Room Intern, Freedom Partners Chamber of Commerce
  • Legal Research Assistant, Department of Justice
  • Intern, Strickland for Senate
  • City Year
  • Field Organizer, Ohio Democratic Party
  • Legislative Fellow, US House of Representatives
  • Field Director, Renacci for Congress
  • Field Analyst, America Rising LLC
  • Project Manager, Epic Systems
  • National Account Manager, Coyote Logistics
  • Executive Recruiter, Jobplex
  • Human Resource Manager, Areva Pharmaceuticals
  • Outreach Corps Member, State of Illinois Student Assistance Program Commission
  • Assistant Director, Grassroots Campaign
  • Videographer
  • Fact Checker,
  • Trip Leader, Teton Valley Ranch Camp
  • Background Investigator, CACI
  • Business Development Intern, FOUR32C
  • Marketing Coordinator, The Communication Center
  • Manager of Institutional Services, Jersey College
  • CLIMB Leadership Development Program, Cenlar FSB
  • Research Analyst, EMC Research
  • Server, Reluctant Panther Inn
  • Research Fellow, Fairvote
  • Digital Marketing Intern, IMGE
  • Junior Investment Operations Associate, Cambridge Associates
  • Media Intern, Talk Media News
  • Accounts Receivable Analyst, Fairmont Supply Company
  • Analyst, KRC Research
  • Associate Underwriter, HCC Insurance
  • Boston Museum of Science
  • Business Analyst, SinglePlatform
  • Business Analyst, SunGard Securities Finance
  • Business Development Intern, Fiduciary Trust Company
  • Chaplaincy Intern, Denison University
  • Client Services Coordinator, Davis Media Group
  • Coordinator, Retail Industry Leaders Association
  • CRL Associates
  • Customer Service Representative, Guardian Protection Services
  • Designated School Official, Target International Student Center
  • Director, Thomas French Fine Art
  • Volunteer, PeaceCorps
  • EFL Teacher, YBM ECC
  • English as a Foreign Language Teacher, CIEE
  • Executive Assistant, DataNet
  • Executive Assistant, The Salem Group
  • Full-time Intern, Chicago Council on Global Affairs
  • Fundraising Associate, Dialoguedirect
  • Graduate Admissions Counselor, Bowling Green State University
  • Graphic and Web Design, Kairos
  • Inside Sales Associate, Living Social
  • Intern, BicMedia
  • Intern, KRC Research
  • Investment Service Analyst, Shore Morgan Young Wealth Strategies
  • Legal Clerk, Allstate Corporation
  • Localization Specialist, Ai Squared
  • Market Research Intern, Morpace
  • Marketing Analyst, Brownells
  • Next Level Partners
  • Perspectives Leadership Academy
  • Program Assistant, Halifax International Security Forum
  • Promotions Assistant, WXRT Chicago
  • Public Affairs, Edelman
  • Recruiter, ITW
  • Residential Technician, The Opportunity Alliance
  • Sales Associate, Nordstrom
  • Site Coordinator, Reading Partners
  • Tenant Coordinator, The Beal Companies, LLP
  • Underwriter, Brownstone Agency
  • US Navy
  • Software Engineer, Avant Credit
  • Teaching Aide, Rachel Wixey and Associates
  • Assistant Account Manager, Crowdrise
  • CSA, Morgan Stanley
  • Judicial Extern, US Federal District Courts of Northern Illinois
  • District Representative, New York State Senate--Senator Jeff Klein
  • National Account Manager, Coyote Logistics
  • Assistant Account Executive, Harrison and Star
  • Public Relations Intern, American Heart Association
  • Residence Hall Director, Adelphi University
  • Field Organizer
  • Technical Support Specialist, buuteeq
  • PR Intern, Greentarget Global
  • Commercial Associate, Fifth Third Bank
  • Substitute Teacher & PR Intern, Lawrence High School & Edelman
  • Policy & Compliance, Bayada
  • Office Assistant, Bay Point Resort
  • Customer Service Representative, Packrats Comics
  • Internet Marketing Agent, RevLocal
  • Office Manager, United Preparatory Academy
  • Research Analyst, The Nielsen Company
  • Sales Executive Assistant, Estarise
  • Assistant Surveyor, Spectrum Infrared
  • Sales Associate, Nordstrom
  • Substitute Teacher, Educational Service Center of Central Ohio
  • Research Associate Intern, DHR International
Graduate Schools & Programs
  • Columbia Law School
  • Indiana University Law School
  • John Glenn College of Public Affairs
  • Cordon Bleu Culinary School, Chicago
  • Cambridge (International Relations and Politics)
  • Washington and Lee Law School
  • Loyola Law School
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Ohio State University (Social Work)
  • University of Colorado, Boulder
  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
  • University of Arkansas Little Rock Bowen School of Law
  • Syracuse University College of Law
  • The Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M (International Affairs)
  • The Graduate Institute (International Politics)
  • Arizona State University (Elementary Education)

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Political Science
100 West College Street
Granville, OH 43023

Linda Krumholz

Acting Associate Provost, Liaison to the President’s Senior Advisory Board
Chair of Political Science

Kim Egger

Academic Administrative Assistant

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