Career Communities
government

GOVERNMENT, LAW, PUBLIC POLICY & NONPROFIT


Explore potential careers and develop industry specific skills for success in the Government, Law, Public Policy & Nonprofit Community. Career Services offers individual counseling, job and internship resources, networking events, and professional development opportunities to help students succeed. Below is a quick snapshot of relevant industries, career outlook, community specific resources, and related Registered Student Organizations to help direct students along their career path in the Government, Law, Public Policy & Nonprofit Community.

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OCCUPATIONS & BROAD INDUSTRIES:

  • Advocacy & Lobbying
  • Federal Government
  • Government & Political Consulting
  • Intelligence & Security
  • International Affairs & Development
  • Law & Legal Services
  • Military
  • Nonprofit Administration
  • Policy & Research
  • Politics
  • Public Safety & Corrections
  • State & Local Government
  • Think Tanks
  • Urban & Regional Planning

Industry Specific Job/Internship Resources

Related Registered Student Organizations

  • College Democrats
  • College Republicans
  • International Justice Mission (IJM)
  • Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Honor Fraternity
  • Roosevelt Institute at UD
  • StUDent Government Association (SGA)

 To find out more about these RSOs and how to get involved, visit Student Central.

Professional Associations

General Resources

    CONNECT WITH YOUR COMMUNITY TODAY

  • Login to your Handshake account
  • Choose "Personalize Handshake"  at the top of your home screen
  • Choose from 8 different industry focused communities
  • Start learning about jobs, internships, and events that interest you
Cindy Holland - UD Career Services Center
CAREER COMMUNITY COUNSELOR

CINDY HOLLAND

P: 3028318572
Make an Appointment Online via Handshake
Rachel Coppola - Career Services
CAREER COMMUNITY COUNSELOR

RACHEL COPPOLA

P: 3028318573
Make an Appointment Online via Handshake

TOP EMPLOYERS:

- City Year

- Department of Energy

- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

- Korean Embassy

- Peace Corps

- State of Delaware

- Teach for America

- U.S. Department of Agriculture

- U.S. Department of Defense

- U.S. House of Representatives

- U.S. Fish and Wildlife- The Whiting-Turner Contracting Co.

CAREER VIDEOS:

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Contact us:

E-mail: udcareers@udel.edu
Phone: (302) 831-2392
401 Academy Street • Newark, DE 19716

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