By the numbers
Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions is a comprehensive public service college dedicated to fully integrating teaching, research and service to address social problems.
Our degree programs cover the spectrum of public service, including public policy, social work, criminology and criminal justice, nonprofit leadership, emergency management, community development, parks and recreation, and more. Our student body is diverse, with high percentages of first-generation, minority, veteran and transfer students. Our renowned faculty and 20 research centers conduct groundbreaking work that addresses real-world problems. We partner with hundreds of nonprofit and government agencies to make a difference in the community. The college’s impact can be seen at the local, state, national and international level.