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Online Master of Public Policy

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

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