Develop the skills to tackle pressing global challenges and graduate ready to put them to use.
Why Earn Your BA in Ethics and Public Policy?
Be well-equipped for a rewarding career in law, banking and finance, politics, journalism and broadcasting, industry, teaching, business management and many branches of public service and advocacy.
Why Major in Ethics and Public Policy at Adelphi?
- Gain interdisciplinary insights from philosophy, political science and economics as you sharpen your critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills.
- Receive one-on-one attention from outstanding scholars who are committed to motivating, mentoring and inspiring you.
- Prepare to join the next generation of ethical leaders making an impact in the business, government and nonprofit worlds.
95%** Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2018
Minor in Ethics, Law & Justice
In consultation with an adviser, you will plan an individualized program suitable to your needs and interests to complement your major.
Exceptional Hands-On Learning
As an ethics and public policy major you will do more than reading, writing and attending class. At Adelphi, you’ll have countless chances to extend your learning outside the classroom, using your tools of analysis to investigate contemporary problems and their ethical, economic and policy challenges. Develop, research and present your own capstone seminar; do independent research; intern or volunteer with a nonprofit to deepen your understanding of topics including public health crises, terrorism and counterterrorism, employment and automation, security vs. privacy and economic development.
To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:
Transformative Educational Opportunities
All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape: