The Public Affairs
Program, offered by the Maxwell School of Citizenship and
Public Affairs and the College of Arts and Sciences, is available to all Syracuse University
undergraduates. It is the home of the Policy Studies major and minor along with several community service, student projects, internships,
career advising, and job programs open
to all SU undergraduates. Understanding public policy comes through hands-on
activities to make a better world. Students practice the 10 Skill Sets listed
below to gain the skills they need to succeed in careers and
See what the Chancellor and alumni have said about policy studies.
Discover the 10 Skills Sets for success in all careers
Learn about PAF 101, the gateway course to gaining skills for community service,
jobs, internships and independent studies. It is also the introductory course
to the Policy Studies major and minor.
Get credit for internships, jobs and services.
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Disclaimer: The outcomes described in these materials illustrate past student
achievements and are not guaranteed for current and future students.