What do sustainable city planning, community change, environmental policy, food security, transportation planning, and nonprofit administration have in common? All are rooted in making a difference in our communities, states, and countries. Choose to study in the School of Planning, Public Policy and Management (PPPM) to discover how governments, nonprofit organizations, and private-sector firms address some of the most important problems facing society—and learn how you can play a key role in finding innovative solutions.
Undergraduate Degrees Offered
Apply Your Learning
In the School of Planning, Public Policy and Management we apply teaching and research to real-world problems facing society. In the classroom, your work on projects for public agencies and community organizations will help you gain highly valued hands-on experience as well as connections for your professional development.
PPPM has been accredited by:
Planning Accreditation Board (PAB)
Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)
The University of Oregon is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), an organization made up of more than 60 leading public and private research institutions in the United States and Canada.
Let Us Show You Around
We have tours throughout most of the year. We invite you to visit us to learn more about our applied programs.