Develop skills in public policy, nonprofit management, political and economic systems, emergency management, environmental science, public management, and more.
This department offers two interdisciplinary programs of study:
Public Administration (PA) prepares students for careers in public or nonprofit organizations, as well as for further study in graduate programs. Majors choose an area of emphasis in public management and policy, nonprofit management or emergency management.
Environmental Policy & Planning (EPP) is an environmental studies program based in the social sciences. It prepares students for a variety of professions involving the planning, analysis, design, and administration of policies and programs dealing with the natural and human-made environment.
- Global Studies
- Political Science
- Democracy & Justice Studies
- Urban and Regional Studies
- Graduate Program in Management
- Graduate Program in Environmental Science and Policy
Center for Public Affairs
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Center for Food in Community and Culture
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