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Career Opportunities

Marketable skills for this degree include interpersonal, cognitive, and applied skill areas, that are valued by employers, and are primary or complementary to the major. The marketable skills goal was designed to help students articulate their skills to employers. UNT's marketable skills were faculty-developed and approved by employers or discipline-specific agencies, e.g., internship providers, chambers of commerce, workforce development boards, and other workforce-related entities. For information on these marketable skills -

For useful resources concerning job opportunities after graduation, the students may want to explore the following websites that are related to their primary area of concentration. Keep in mind, these are only suggestions and many organizations are expanding their attention onto several applicable areas. So when looking through these career opportunities, it is recommended to check into all of them.

International Politics

American Foreign Service Association

Council on Foreign Relations

US Department of State

European Union

Organization of American States

Public Policy Organizations

United Nations

US Consulates and Embassies Worldwide

International Business and Economics


BAE Systems


Booz Allen Hamilton Consulting

CH Robinson International

Department of Commerce

Ernst & Young



Hunt Oil


Innovative Information Solutions

International Trade Administration



Marathon Oil Corporation

Merrill Lynch

Midwest Research Institute



SM Consulting

Texas Workforce

US Customs

VaxCom Services Inc.

International Development and Peace Studies

Center for Non-Profit Management

International Committee of the Red Cross

Pan American Development Foundation


Texas Non-Profits

UN Non-Government Network

United Nations Association - Dallas





Central Intelligence Agency

Cubic Corporation

Defense Intelligence Agency

Department of Defense

Department of Homeland Security


Federal Bureau of Investigation

Federal Emergency Management Agency

The International Relations and Security Network

Intelligence Careers Inc.

Lockheed Martin


National Security Agency


Northrop Grumman

Office of Naval Intelligence



Rockwell Collins


Transportation Security Agency

US Intelligence Community

Zel Technologies

Other Federally Related Jobs

Department of Transportation

Immigration and Naturalization Services

Library of Congress

Opportunities in Public Affairs

Internationally Focused and/or Regional Jobs


Global Career Company (Asia/Africa/Russia)

International Career Employment Center

General Job Posting Boards

DMOZ (Energy & Gas)

Headhunters Directory


National Contract Managing Association

Online Recruiters Directory


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