Whether it’s analyzing the global economy or examining the Catholic Church’s role in shaping American politics, as a Politics and Public Service major or minor at Holy Cross you will graduate with a deep knowledge of governing systems—and how you can use your passion to improve them for the common good.
You can craft your 18-hour minor in Politics and Public Service to meet your personal and professional goals, or challenge yourself by obtaining a major in Politics and Public Service. Choose from courses like Political Philosophy, American Political Thought, and American Law and the Legal System (to name a few). Holy Cross College offers a Politics and Public Service major and a Politics and Public Service major with a pre-law track.
No matter which six courses you choose, you will graduate with a deep knowledge of politics and public service that will serve you well in a wide range of career paths, including:
- Campaign Management
- Government Service
- International Affairs
- National Security
- Non-Profit Organizations
- Policy Analysis