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Public Policy

Bachelor of Arts


Learn how to impart real change in society through public policy. A Bachelor of Arts in Public Policy from CSP will equip you with the necessary tools to make a difference in government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and more.


Program Length

40-42 Credit Hours


On Campus

To prep you for success, you’ll go through an in-depth and balanced course schedule. Public Policy majors at CSP learn everything from economics to social psychology and marketing. With so many career paths to choose from, you’ll feel ready to face challenges in any position.

The keys to success in a career in public policy are understanding human social behavior and how to best serve the public. That’s why CSP’s program offers distinctive internship choices in three areas: government, social service agencies, and psychology. After your valuable time as an intern, a rewarding career in any number of positions awaits you.

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Program details

Responsibly shape the future. Learn how to become a vital decision-maker in public service positions. Your future in the public eye starts at CSP.

Concordia’s Public Policy program offers one of the most varied course schedules of any degree available. Build out your skillset with vital economic knowledge, government background, research methodology, and social psychology techniques. Additionally, you’ll be provided with the factual, analytical, practical, and theoretical skills necessary for contemporary policy design, implementation, and evaluation.

Your career opportunities are endless, as is the case with such a well-rounded degree. Work in impactful positions surrounding public policy issues in places such as governments, trade associations, lobbying organizations, nonprofit groups, regulatory agencies, social wellbeing organizations, and many more

Meet our faculty

Our world-class faculty use their decades of experience to nurture your success from the first day of class all the way to graduation— and beyond.

Dr. David Woodard

Director of the Faculty Scholarship Center Term Faculty in History Graduate School Faculty

Career Support

The support system you’ll enjoy at CSP continues far past the day you receive your diploma. Our Office of Career Development helps students and alumni find meaningful work through job & internship assistance, networking opportunities, interview prep, and much more.


CSP was ranked in the Top 10 “Career Ready” Institutions & Top 10 “Career Ready” Feedback for First-Generation College Students in the 2021 SkillSurvey Career Readiness.

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