College of Public and Community Service

College of Public and Community Service

The College of Public and Community Service (CPCS) provides opportunities for professional development in the evaluation research field.

As a recognized leader in education for social change and civic engagement, CPCS prepares students to actively engage with individuals and communities in order to achieve social and economic justice. It forges partnerships with public agencies and community organizations to build healthy, safe, sustainable communities; remove obstacles to achieve a fair and democratic society; and challenge the status quo.

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Why UMass Boston?

Gina McCarthy ’76 is a pioneer in climate change, global warming and clean air who caught the attention of President Barack Obama. He appointed her to serve in his administration.

Gina McCarthy

BA, Anthropology, 1976

“This university gave me everything I needed to know about attitude."

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