Careers for Political Science Majors

Augsburg Political Science graduates gain skills and insights that allow them to pursue a range of different career options. Our grads work in law, government, social services, finance, education, and many other areas.  Here are just a few examples:

Ted Grindal (’76) Attorney, Lockridge Grindal Nauen

Paul Renstad (’87) Common Cause

Heather Johnston (’92) City Manager, City of Bloomington (MN)

Misti Binsfeld (’93) Immigration lawyer

Tammera (Ericson) Diehm (’93) Attorney, Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.

Paul Cumings (’06) Legislative staff, Minnesota House of Representatives

Evan Almaroth (’06) Operations Analyst at Disciplined Growth Investors

Joelle Bickel (’07) Management and Budget Analyst, U.S. Department of State

Ben Krause-Gagne (’11) Development Office, Augsburg College

Katie Edelen (’11) (International Relations and Environmental Studies) Graduate study at Oxford in the field of Sustainable Development