MPPA Curriculum

Term

Course (Credits)

Fall I

Policy Analysis (3)

Fall I

Communicating in the Policy Sciences (3)

Fall I

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Fall I

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

   

Fall II

Public Leadership (3)

Fall II

Management and Budgeting of Public Agencies (3)

Fall II

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Fall II

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

   

Spring I

Forging Compromise in Local and Regional Policymaking (3)

Spring I

Quantitative Methods: Advanced Regression Models (3)

Spring I

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Spring I

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

   

Spring II

Decision-Making During Crisis (3)

Spring II

Quantitative Methods: Causal Inference (3)

Spring II

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Spring II

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

   

Summer I

Grant Writing for Government Agencies and Nonprofits (3)

Summer I

Public Ethics (3)

Summer I

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Summer I

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

   

Summer II

Program Evaluation (3)

Summer II

Lobbying and Public Policy (3)

Summer II

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Summer II

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

   

Fall I

Equitable Practice and Policy I (2)

Fall I

Clinical Experience I (1)

Fall I

Elective Option 1: Health Care Policy (3)

Fall I

Elective Option 2: Environmental Policy (3)

Fall I

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Fall I

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

   

Fall II

Clinical Experience  (3)

Fall II

Elective Option 3: Education Policy (3)

Fall II

Elective Option 4: National Security Policy (3)

Fall II

Integrating Research Findings Into Practice (0.5)

Fall II

Policymaking and Policy Leadership in Regional, State, Federal, and Nonprofit Agencies (0.5)

 

Total Program Required Credits: 56