Minor in Public Policy

You’ll develop an understanding of public policy and administration when you minor in public policy at Merrimack. Plus, you can take electives to tailor your minor to your own interests and career pathway.

Our program focuses on the evolution of public policy and public administration as an academic discipline and a profession in the real world.

You’ll learn a number of ideas, including:

  • the context in which public policy-making takes place
  • the acquisition and application of techniques of policy analysis
  • the meaning of public service in a democratic society
  • the importance of personal and professional ethics

Courses You’ll Take