A Master in Policy Management equips current mid-career policy leaders with essential management and analytical skills that allow them to meet policy and management challenges as they advance further in their careers. The Master of Policy Management curriculum strikes a balance among analytics, management and substance within specific policy areas. The program is designed for policy professionals with at least five years of substantial policy and/or management experience.
Flexible Schedule = Full-time or Part-time
The 12-class Master of Policy Management is designed to be flexible to meet the needs of full- or part-time students. Full-time students take three or four classes (mostly during the day) during fall and spring semester. Classes meet once a week. Then students participate in four week-long intensive classes during the summer. Full-time students can complete the program in one year. The Master of Policy Management also accommodates working students who can take one or two classes part time in the evenings and then take one or two intensive week-long summer courses during their vacations. Part-time students can finish the degrees in two years.
36-credit degree program that strikes a balance between analytics, management, and substance within specific policy areas. Summer Institutes (12 credits) - Semester Core Courses (9 credits) - Capstone (3 credits) - Electives (12 credits)