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Become an Agent of Change

Our students acquire leadership skills to solve complex community problems.

Doctor of Public Policy Degree: Enhancing Skills for Real-World Solutions

Are you interested in developing skills in policymaking and policy implementation at all levels of government? This terminal degree is a professional doctorate, with a focus to integrate what is known about the policy process into a set of skills and abilities so individuals can be competent participants in the policy arena.

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Undergraduate Programs

The Bachelor of Science in Urban Studies is an undergraduate
degree that provides students with the conceptual knowledge and technical skills they need to understand and analyze the physical, social, political and economic environment of large and small urban communities.

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Graduate and Professional Programs

At the School of Public Policy and Leadership, our vision is a
community that engages in effective, long-term, problem-solving capacity for public policy challenges. This will require new levels of cooperation among citizens and experts across the public, non-profit, civic, and private sectors. Our graduate programs are varied to meet the lifestyles of our students. Our degrees include in-person, online, hybrid, and graduate certificates.

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In the News


  • Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies
  • Director of Community Relations, Nonprofit, Community, and Leadership Initiative
  • Associate Professor in School of Public Policy & Leadership


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