Philosophy

Careers

Job/Career Titles

  • City Planning
  • Clergy/Missionary
  • Clinical Trials
  • Consultant
  • Counselor*
  • Education Administration*
  • Environmental Advocacy
  • Fundraiser
  • Grant Writer
  • Human Resources
  • Intelligence Officer
  • Law Enforcement
  • Lawyer*
  • Legal Assistant
  • Librarian*
  • Lobbyist
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Medical Ethics
  • Policy Analyst
  • Politician
  • Professor*
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Researcher
  • Sales/Management
  • Student Affairs*
  • Travel Writer
  • Underwriter
  • Writer/Editor

*Advanced education preferred

Employers

General Industry

  • Business & Industry
  • Colleges and Universities
  • Health Care Organizations
  • Law Firms
  • Museums & Libraries
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Political Organizations
  • Religious Organizations
  • Research Institutions
  • State & Federal Government

Minnesota Employers

  • C.H. Robinson
  • CIGNA
  • CRC Marketing Solutions
  • Doherty Staffing Solutions
  • FedEx
  • Great River Regional Library
  • Minnesotans United for All Families
  • MN State Institutions
  • Polar Tank Trailer
  • Sovereign Estate Winery
  • St. Cloud Hospital
  • Target Stores
  • Wells Fargo

Salary and Outlook

Starting salary: $22,600-$32,000
May vary by career, company, location and experience

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Skills and Traits

  • Adaptability
  • Analytical
  • Communication skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Decision making
  • Ethical standards
  • Helping skills
  • Idea generation
  • Investigative
  • Leadership
  • Organizational skills
  • Persuasive
  • Problem solving
  • Reasoning skills
  • Research skills
  • Self discipline
  • Social perceptiveness
  • Strong writing skills