Prospective Students

Are you seeking a graduate school experience that supports social change and provides hands on learning and actionable tools that enable you and other members of diverse teams to tackle complex problems? If so, the Center for Public Research and Leadership (CPRL) provides the experiences and leadership skills you seek. Through CPRL’s challenging and exciting project work, seminar and skills training, you will:

  • Gain practical experience collaborating on an interdisciplinary consulting team
  • Help public and social sector organizations solve pressing problems
  • Learn about system-wide change and improvement
  • Develop problem solving and leadership skills needed in all innovative work settings

CPRL seeks talented and committed graduate students in business and management, data science, education, law, policy, and other professional disciplines who are interested in building leadership capacity and careers dedicated to improving educational outcomes for all children.  

Read more about the CPRL program and how to apply.