Are You Passionate About Creating Social Change?
Do you care about protecting the environment? Fighting poverty? Improving your local community? If you want to gain the skills to create meaningful social change, the Mills bachelor’s-to-master’s degree in public policy is the smart way to make a difference. You can choose any major for your undergraduate studies while selecting courses that enable you to pursue an accelerated master’s degree in public policy with just one additional year of study.
Our San Francisco Bay Area location will expose you to a diverse set of real-world issues and the experienced professionals working on these challenges. Through visiting speakers, fieldwork, and internship opportunities, you will benefit from Mills’ strong ties to the local community.
Your course work will provide you with an interdisciplinary toolkit that includes economics, statistics, research methods, sociology, ethics, and political and organizational behavior. Our graduate Public Policy Program emphasizes the development of strong analytical skills; an understanding of how social, political, and economic factors affect policy; and hands-on experience. When you graduate, you’ll be ready to translate your passion into action.