Public Policy Emphasis


Supporting Courses18
Introductory Courses
Micro Economic Analysis
Environment and Society
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Complete one Public Policy course:
American Government and Politics
Introduction to Public Policy
Complete one Statistics course:
Business Statistics
Social Science Statistics
Introductory Statistics
Complete one Environmental Science course:
Energy and Society
Natural Hazards
Ocean of Air: Weather and Climate
Upper-Level Courses18
Environmental Politics and Policy
Environmental Planning
Sustainable Land Use
Water Resources Policy and Management
Environmental Law
Global Environmental Politics and Policy
Capstone Experience Requirement, 3 credits (Choose one course):
Senior Seminar/Capstone in Political Science
Seminar in Ethics and Public Action
Public Policy Emphasis12
Public Policy Analysis
Electives, 9 credits
Complete one of following:
Natural Resources Economic Policy
Environmental and Resource Economics
Cost Benefit Analysis
Complete one of following:
Regulatory Policy and Administration
Administrative Law
State and Local Government
Complete one of following:
Coastal Resources Policy and Management
Transitioning to Sustainable Communities
Total Credits48