CPS administers the Public Service requirement of the undergraduate core curriculum and manages the Mellon Graduate Program for Engaged Scholarship. The guiding principle of the Center includes the belief that public service, rooted in an academic context while growing into other areas of service, contributes to the development of student civic engagement.
Educational experience based upon a collaborative partnership between the university and the community
Academic program building student skills and abilities through intensive community-based work
Creating a bridge to different cultures and meaningful relationships while the international communities
Independent Studies, Honors Thesis, Study Abroad and Transfer
Gain academic credit and leadership experience
Graduate certificate program in community-engaged scholarship