Oftentimes I meet people who say, “I want to work in public policy, but I …
Depending on your main area of interest, your academic pathway will shift. To explore this field, you can take courses that will provide you with knowledge and skills in:
- Effective listening
- Written & oral communication skills
- Problem solving
- Analytical thinking
Below is a list of relevant courses. We urge you to talk to your major/departmental advisor and explore available courses in SPIRE. Remember not to constrain yourself to classes within your major.
Check SPIRE for full course descriptions and availability. These are abbreviated descriptions, and details may change at the discretion of the instructor. Courses may not be offered every semester.