Public Policy, Master | University of New Hampshire | Durham, United States
16 months
18149 USD/year
20857 USD/year
10627 USD/year
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The Carsey School's Masters in Public Policy graduate program from University of New Hampshire prepares policy leaders of tomorrow with the critical skills and experience sought across the full range of policymaking and advocacy employers.


You’ll learn from experts in their policy fields, connect with policy practitioners and leaders working inside and outside of Washington, D.C., and become intimately familiar with major public policy issues and debates. This is a degree for students who want to make change happen to build a better, more sustainable, future for their communities, state, country and planet.

In the Master in Public Policy from University of New Hampshire, you’ll create a personalized degree based on your interests and graduate with the skill sets that today’s policy professionals need to succeed —analytical expertise, strategic communication skills and the tools for advancing a policy agenda. Built into the unique MPP degree curriculum are experiential learning opportunities designed to deepen and broaden your education. 

These include meeting with key policymakers in Congress, the White House, government agencies, advocacy groups and more throughout your semesters on campus and during our Washington, D.C., colloquium. Build practical experience through a policy internship and capstone project, all while earning your MPP degree in just 14 months.


  • Policy/program/research/political staff/leadership
  • Policy advocate
  • Legislative staff/management
  • Sustainability manager
  • Communications professional
  • Community outreach partner
  • Government affairs/relations
  • Consultant
  • Non-profit president, CEO, executive director, COO
  • Elected official

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Policy Analysis
  • Strategies for Policy Impact
  • Economics for Public Policy
  • Quantitative Methods for Policy Research
  • Media Strategy and Skills
  • Strategy and Practice of Public Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines


40 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Letters of recommendation: 3 required
  • Test Scores: GRE Required
  • Personal Statement/Essay Questions:
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18149 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24199 USD for the full programme during 16 months.
  • National

    20857 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27810 USD for the full programme during 16 months.
  • In-State

    10627 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14170 USD for the full programme during 16 months.


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