Minors & Immersions

Immersion in Public Policy

Semester Requirements

College of Liberal Arts, Office of Student Services
(585) 475-2444, libarts@rit.edu

This immersion provides students with a clear understanding of public policy, the policy process, and policy analysis. Students have the opportunity to develop perspectives on a variety of contemporary public policy issues, especially those that emerge from scientific and technological advancements. Policy Analysis (PUBL-301) and Decision Analysis (PUBL-302) are offered especially for students who are interested in pursuing the master of science degree in public policy or who have an interest in analytical tools.

Course

Electives
Choose three of the following:
PUBL-201 Ethics, Values and Public Policy
PUBL-210 Introduction to Qualitative Policy Analysis
PUBL-301 Public Policy Analysis
PUBL-302 Decision Analysis 
PUBL-489 Special Topics
PUBL-510 Technology Innovation and Public Policy
PUBL-520 Information and Communication Policy
PUBL-530 Energy Policy
STSO-201 Science and Technology Policy
STSO-341 Biomedical Issues: Science and Technology
STSO-421 Environmental Policy