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Public Policy Studies

Do you often find yourself browsing through the news on your phone? Do you get excited when you read about government passing legislation you believe has the potential to create a positive change?

The public policy stream is designed for those who are interested in careers related to government. Regulation, legislation, human and constitutional rights, economic systems, and more are examined in depth with particular attention devoted to the Canadian context. Student choosing to specialize in King's public policy studies stream will graduate equipped to tackle the many challenges that come with formulating tomorrows laws and policies.

Course selection
In addition to the required general courses for the PHE program, students specializing in Public Policy Studies may take the following:

Program Streams
Program advising streams are carefully selected groups of courses designed to prepare students for employment and professional study in areas of interest to them.

    Our Politics - History - Economics grads get jobs as:

  • Community Organizers
  • Development Advisors
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Policy Analysts
  • Public Servants

    Our Politics - History - Economics grads go on to study:

  • Economic Development
  • International Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Public Policy