Meet Our Faculty

Our faculty and staff are available to guide students towards their career path. We are always excited to meet new students…

  • Educators with previous career experience
  • Professors that care and guide
  • Innovative education resources for easy transition

Meet Our Dean

We're excited to introduce Dr. George Kieh as Dean of Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs…

Discover Our Programs

We are very happy to introduce many dynamic courses which includes simple outlines and great professors …

  • Better designed programs for you
  • Online Availability to sources
  • Helping Board for easy learning management

Departments

Political Science  
The mission of the Department of Political Science is to develop general competencies in students that will allow them to continue their education in either graduate or professional schools upon completion of their undergraduate studies. Political Science courses are designed to stimulate students to be better citizens through an understanding of the working of the American and other political systems.
Administration of Justice   Open
Urban Planning and Environmental Policy   Open
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TSU MPA Program Reaccredited to 2025.

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Units and Centers

Barbara Jordan Institute

The Barbara Jordan Institute for Policy Research (BJI) is a non-partisan and unbias institution dedicated to research that focuses on finding solutions to the many public policy challenges facing urban communities at the local, regional, national and global scales of governance.

Mickey Leland Center

The mission of the Mickey Leland Center on Hunger, Poverty and World Peace at Texas Southern University is to serve as a state and national resource for information on the problems of global hunger and peace. Most recently this mission has been expanded from The Mickey Leland Center.

Forensic Science

The Barbara Jordan Institute for Policy Research (BJI) is a non-partisan and an unbias institution dedicated to research that focuses on finding solutions to the many public policy challenges facing urban communities at the local, regional, national, and global scales of governance.

Center For Justice Research

CJR’s mission is to reduce mass incarceration through targeted, culturally-responsive, evidence-supported solutions, and strategic engagements.


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BARBARA JORDAN-MICKEY LELAND

School of Public Affairs

Our Vision

The vision of the Barbara Jordan – Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs is to become a nationally and internationally recognized school of global and urban affairs dedicated to building and maintaining an intellectually challenging and stimulating educational environment that encourages inquiry, scholarly production, ethical behavior and social growth and discipline.

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Barbara Jordan – Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs is to serve as an urban focused community of learning dedicated to educating professional who will plan and administer environmentally healthy and sustainable communities at the local, state, national and international levels of society.

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