Today’s world needs a new generation of leaders who are driven to find the best solutions to society’s problems—and have the skills and to get things done. At Harris Public Policy, we teach you how to turn your passion for doing good into proven social impact. Here you will develop the skills you need to ask the hard questions, follow the evidence to the answers, and make a real and lasting impact.
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Harris Public Policy graduates lead successful careers across sectors, throughout the United States, and around the globe.
Students from Teach for America, consulting, healthcare, and other related fields come to Harris to learn a holistic and systematic approach to advocacy and policy formation. In doing so, they advance their careers. Alumni have become policy advisors, program officers, campaign chiefs of staff, financial analysts and consultants, economists and research specialists, government officers, foreign exchange traders, and directors at major organizations worldwide.
The Career Development Office provides resources to help students and alumni refine their professional skills and search for career opportunities,including individual career counseling, workshops, employer information sessions, and on-campus recruiting events.
Why he chose public policy over business school—and why he's looking forward to bring his experience in data analysis to renewable energy.
A manager at Deloitte Consulting, she says, “The training I received prepared me to be able to tell my clients what they need to do so they can fulfill their policy promises.”
This Alumni Fellowship winner worked with Teach For America and founded a nonprofit before coming to Harris.
Learn why they chose to study public policy and how their experience at Harris is helping them in their careers.
He talks about his experience as an international student and his current work at Central Bank of Indonesia.