Academics

With passion and precision, learn what's best for society—and get it done.

Harris Public Policy develops leaders who put evidence first. Whether you choose to enter the public, private, or nonprofit sector, Harris Public Policy’s degrees, courses, and career support will help you achieve success on your terms.

Learn from faculty who spearhead the most innovative research across the policy spectrum as you confront real issues and design solutions that work. From day one, you'll create the impact you want to see, working with real clients in applied experiences including policy labs, domestic and international practica, internships, and other opportunities that connect your coursework to urgent policy challenges.

Whether your background is econ or English, at a food bank or the World Bank, you'll learn the latest technologies and social science methods for modeling and analysis, uncover new perspectives on enduring issues, figure out what’s best for society—and get it done.