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Public Policy

Jacksonville University

Master
24 months
Duration
820 USD/credit
820 USD/credit
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About

The Master in Public Policy degree at Jacksonville University is a two-year program that emphasizes interdisciplinary study and the development of core skills in policy analysis, quantitative methods, management and leadership.

Overview

Students are prepared for diverse leadership and career opportunities through internship, capstone policy project and policy related electives.

The MPP core curriculum includes courses in microeconomics, public finance, political science, statistics, legal processes and foundations, public institutions, ethics and leadership. Students gain skills in policy analysis, quantitative methods, and policy research.

Students considering an MPP degree should understand this is not a Master in Public Administration (MPA). The MPA focuses on the budgeting and management aspects of implementation and execution of public policy. The MPP focuses on policy analysis and decision making

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microeconomics for Public Policy
  • Leading Organizations
  • Quantitative Methods and Analysis
  • Law and Public Policy
  • Public Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Other requirements

General requirements

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Have earned or will earn a high school diploma or a General Educational Development (GED) diploma.
  • Have never enrolled as a full-time or part-time student at a college or university except for Dual Enrollment during high school.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    820 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 820 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    820 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 820 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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