Career Clusters  Government and Public Administration

Introduction


Executing governmental functions including governance, national security, foreign service, planning, revenue and taxation, regulation, and management and administration at the local, state and federal levels.


Employment Outlook

This Career Cluster allows people to choose from a variety of careers. Since government is so large, nearly every career can fall into this Career Cluster. Employment varies for many of the careers within this field because laws limit the length and number of terms a person can stay in office. Important issues change with every new administration causing the number of jobs in any given area to fluctuate as well.



Pathways in this Cluster

Each pathway has more specific careers, programs and course plans: