WebLinks: Careers by Major/Interest

Community Leadership and Civic Engagement

Note: This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of occupations associated with this major. Refer to other WebLink pages for additional occupations, job descriptions and job search sites.

Sample Occupations

  • Account Executive
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Communications Specialist
  • Development Director
  • Event Planner
  • Executive Director
  • Grant Writer
  • International Development Specialist
  • Media Relations Specialist
  • Nonprofit Career Path Stories
  • Nonprofit Careers
  • Policy Analyst
  • Program Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Senior Policy Analyst
  • Volunteer Recruiter


Additional Occupations

Examples of Employers

  • Americorps
  • Consulting Firms
  • Government Agencies
  • International Organizations
  • NGOs (Nongovernmental Organizations)
  • Nonprofit Organizations
  • Peace Corps
  • United Nations

Occupational & Professional  Information

CLCE-Related Job Sites

  • HIGHLY RECOMMENDED: Idealist.org - Industry standard for non-profit job search
  • Additional sites can be found on Major Weblinks' Not for Profit Jobs page

Careers in Government

Government employment is a potential career path for people from just about any major or background. Visit these pages for more information:

NIU Links