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POLITICS AND ECONOMICS
The bachelor’s degree program in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) provides a broad range of knowledge and skills across the social sciences and humanities. First offered at the University of Oxford in the 1920s, PPE is a choice study for those interested in public policy, international development, socioeconomic research, civic advocacy, nonprofits, and international organizations. In this program, you will draw on interdisciplinary knowledge to address complex cross-sectoral problems facing the world today. You will also choose a specialization in Philosophy, Political Science or Economics to deepen your understanding within a specific field.
Duration: 4-years, full-time
Term begins: August every year
The bachelor program in Philosophy, Politics and Economics (PPE) is designed with a broad range of applications in mind. First offered at the University of Oxford in 1920s, PPE is a choice study for those interested in public policy, government affairs, international development and non-profit and multinational careers. With specializations available within the program, you can focus on a specific area of study in Philosophy, Political Science or Economics, or draw on cross-sectoral knowledge to solve complex, interdisciplinary problems of the modern world.
PPE is offered as a dual degree program between Parami University and Bard College. Program graduates will receive two bachelor's degrees—one from Parami University and one from Bard College.
Full-time students will be able to complete requirements for the Bachelor’s Degree in PPE in four years. Students will also have a choice to graduate with an Associate Degree upon fulfillment of associate degree program requirements in two years.