Our societal institutions are riddled with issues. To resolve them, we must first understand policy, decision-making, and leadership.
Union Institute & University’s Masters of Arts with a major in Leadership, Public Policy & Social Issues enhances your understanding of conflict within public, private, and nonprofit institutions. Once you decide on a focus of study, you will develop sound knowledge of foundational theory and appropriate research methods, with an emphasis on ethical leadership and social responsibility. Then you will apply what you have learned to the real world during the application course of our distance learning program.
Union’s flexible program is designed so you can earn an online master’s degree without interrupting your life.
Careers for Graduates in the Leadership, Public Policy & Social Issues Major
Public policy analysts
Middle- and upper-level management in public administration, human resources, and international management
Professional positions in education and law enforcement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission