Department of Public Policy

The Core Curriculum

About the Department

The Mission of the Department of Public Policy is to enhance both the range of ideas and knowledge about how to deal with public problems and improve the skills of those who deal with them professionally, by conducting research directed to public issues, educating public policy professionals, and partnering with public servants and the community to disseminate and apply new and existing knowledge for solving public problems.


A Day in TJ...


November 09, 2015
Patrick Horton MA Urban Planning ’01 was recently honored for dual civilian and U.S. Coast Guard service at the Chamber of Commerce in his hometown...
November 06, 2015
By Adeney ZoUCLA Luskin Student WriterEach year a distinguished group of leaders from the public, private, and non-profit sectors is invited to...
October 22, 2015
By Breanna RamosUCLA Luskin Student WriterLeadership, integrity, drive, and citizenship are qualities that leaders should have --  Sydney Ganon...