The US government isn’t always easy to understand. Explaining how the government works is an important part of finding your career within that government. Working in the government can be very rewarding, but each level of government is a little bit different, so finding the right fit can be challenging. The best way to figure out where in government you want to pursue a career is by understanding all the places you could work. Starting at the federal level and then working down to local governments, understanding how government works can make it clear where your talents will be more effective, and where your passions will thrive. Take some time to look through this section to learn about the different areas of government and find where you can best apply your Master’s Degree in Public Administration.