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College of Public and Community Service

College of Public and Community Service

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The College of Public and Community Service (CPCS) provides opportunities for academic studies and professional development in the community development, human services, gerontology and evaluation research fields. Opportunities include careers as community developers, labor leaders, advocates for the elderly, and human services providers.

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, community organizations, and labor 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?

Amsale Aberra

Amsale Aberra

College of Liberal Arts, BS Political Science, 1981

"I couldn't afford to buy new things. That's when I first thought of becoming a fashion designer."

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