Deepen your Impact
The MS-DSPP combines the historic strengths of McCourt’s public policy analysis curriculum with cutting-edge data science.
Combine the location with McCourt’s unique approach to data science within a social science context, and McCourt seemed like the obvious place for me to pursue graduate study.
Program Director’s Message
It’s not a secret: careers in data science are exploding. Careers in data science to improve public policy decision making in the public and nonprofit sectors are in high demand as well.
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Internship and Employment Outcomes
Our innovative, blended curriculum allows graduates to be highly valuable across sectors in the US and around the globe.
The McCourt Community
The McCourt School of Public Policy is a diverse community of problem solvers, committed to moving bold ideas to action.
Meet our Students
Whether it’s a student run event, an event put on by the Baker Center or GUPolitics, or even McCourt professors, there is always an opportunity to learn from someone who is actually out in the weeds of policy implementation.
I feel as if the people in your cohort at McCourt are just as important to your learning as your professors.
The best part of my experience has been getting to know other students and learn about what brought them here.
McCourt School News
Eva Rosen, an Assistant Professor at Georgetown’s McCourt School of Public Policy, is using her MDI Seed Grant to further her research in poverty and American housing policy.
Georgetown students got the chance to pose questions to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at an event today at Georgetown. Georgetown students got the chance to pose questions to Facebook CEO…
How To Apply
Graduate school is a significant investment of your time and resources. Learn more about how to apply to the McCourt School.