• Grading the State of the Union

    McCourt School professors give President Obama pretty high marks in an interview with the Georgetown Public Policy Review.

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  • Georgetown Researchers Receive New Funding for Pre-K Study

    The Georgetown University Center for Research on Children in the United States received three new grants to support their ongoing research into the universal prekindergarten program in Tulsa.

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  • Seven McCourt Students Named PMF Semi-Finalists

    Congratulations to the seven McCourt School students recently selected as Semi-Finalists for the 2015 Presidential Management Fellows program.

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  • Learn Policy at the Center of Policymaking

    McCourt School students link theory to practice during their time in Washington, DC through access to policy practitioners as affiliated faculty, internships with leading organizations and government institutions, and conferences, seminars, hearings, and other events around the nation’s capital.

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  • Best Public Policy Analysis Program in DC

    The McCourt School ranks first in the Washington, DC area for Public Policy Analysis, according to U.S. News and World Report. Learn more about our rigorous Master of Public Policy program.

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  • Take Your Policy Skills to the Next Level

    The McCourt School of Public Policy offers several dynamic and flexible mid-career education options for accomplished policy professionals looking to broaden their skill sets.

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Welcome to the McCourt School of Public Policy, one of the top-ranked public policy schools in the U.S. according to U.S. News & World Report.

At the McCourt School, we are training tomorrow’s policy leaders today. Our mission is to teach our students to help design smart policies and put them into practice in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors, in the U.S. and around the world.

We are located in the thriving Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., the center of public policy debate. Explore our website to learn about the cutting-edge research being done by our faculty and research centers and about our vibrant community of faculty, students, and alumni.

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