Government & Law

Career Possibilities:

Intelligence Analyst
History/Social Studies Teacher
Corrections Officer/Counselor
Historic Site Director
Parole Agent
Police Officer
Legislative Assistant
Criminal Investigator/Special Agent


Get the Experience:

Intelligence studies majors develop real projects for real organizations like the FBI, Defense Intelligence Agency, and Fortune 500 companies like Target. History majors have completed internships at world-class institutions like the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. and Gettysburg National Battlefield. Criminal justice majors complete field observation, internships and service-learning projects for real social service and correctional agencies.


Mercyhurst Majors:

Intelligence Studies
Political Science
Public History
Criminal Justice
Undeclared Exploratory – Government & Law