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Jocelyn Gomez SPA/PPL '23

“In PPL, you are among future policymakers passionate about making a great impact through action and knowledge!”

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Politics, Policy and Law (PPL) Scholars

A small cohort of motivated students. Washington, DC as a learning laboratory. Innovative, flexible disciplines and courses of study. These characteristics and more embody the Politics, Policy and Law Scholars Program, the School of Public Affairs' three-year BA program. PPL students gain the opportunity to work closely with SPA faculty who teach and publish in the areas of politics, policy, and law. They are part of a rigorous program that provides them with the tools to make great impact through action and knowledge. Sound interesting? Learn more by emailing us at

Areas of study

This innovative, flexible three-year bachelor's cohort program will allow you to emphasize one or all of the constituent disciplines in your chosen course of study. You can major in the following two areas:

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