The Master of Public Policy (MPP) prepares future leaders for public service by engaging students in the field with case studies and traditional research and writing. The program is designed to provide you with a foundation in creative and critical thinking as well as the principles and skills required to solve real-world problems.
The core values of the program center around a leadership skill set: research, data analysis, judgment, communication, and action. Depending on the concentration, topics include:
- Public writing
- Adaptation to online environments and digital government
- Policy formation, implementation, and evaluation
- Disaster and emergency management
- National security and diplomacy
Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.
Explore the concentrations available for this program.
- Environmental Policy
- Health Policy
- National Security Policy
- Public Policy and the Law