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Become an Agent of Change

Our students acquire leadership skills to solve complex community problems.

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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


  • Program Coordinator for the Executive Masters in Emergency Crisis Management Program
  • Professor of Public Administration
  • Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies


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Mar. 1, 2017
Greenspun Hall
Mar. 1, 2017