The Department of Public Policy Leadership provides a challenging undergraduate major that prepares high-performing students for positions of leadership in an increasingly complex world. The interdisciplinary curriculum for the major incorporates geography, political science, economics, philosophy, psychology, and history. The program emphasizes the global nature of responsible decision making, the ethical imperatives of leadership, critical thinking and communication skills, and the quantitative skills necessary for careful policy analysis.
All students who wish to major in Public Policy Leadership must apply for admission to the Lott Leadership Institute by January 31st. For information on applying for the major in Public Policy Leadership, click here.
Department of Public Policy Leadership
The University of Mississippi
105 Odom Hall
University, MS 38677