public service and public policy

The field

  • Help transform government and policy at all levels

  • Work with public, private, nongovernmental and nonprofit organizations that impact our daily lives

  • Put your ideas to work to help your community

Career opportunities

  •  Legislator

  • Social and community service managers

  • City and regional planning aide

  • City manager

Student opportunities

  • School ranked 13th in the nation by U.S. News and World Report

  • Urban area with access to variety of hands-on experiences and internships

  • Customize your degree through concentrations including law and policy, business, and health policy
  • Pursue both a bachelor’s and master’s through the accelerated 4+1 program