Honors for Policy Studies

The Honor's Section of PST 101: Introduction to the Analysis of Public Policy

The Honors section requires you to attend and complete the work for PST101 and participate in a 55-minute section once a week.  During this section, students complete a short teach research project for a university client, practice Dale Carnegie principles and has discussions with experts who speak in the lecture and Professor Coplin.

Honor's Capstone Project

The Honors Capstone requires students to engage in independent original research on a policy topic of their choice. The final deliverable is a minimum 30 page paper or report. Students are required to take PST 410.9 Advanced Policy Research during a Fall semester of their junior or senior year. In this class, the student will begin their research project and make substantial progress towards its completion. Contact Prof. Austin Zwick as early as possible if you are interested in graduating with Honors from Policy Studies.