The core curriculum in public affairs provides a general foundation for understanding the economic, political, analytical and management principles of policymaking.
With scores of electives and courses cross-listed with other units on campus every semester, students have a great degree of flexibility in designing a program of study that meets their specific policy interests. The MPAff program also offers three formal mechanisms for customizing a degree.
- Gateway to Executive Leadership
- Topics in Public Policy and Law
- Policy Research Project
- 24 months
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- An official score for the Graduate Record Examinations General Test (GRE), unless otherwise specified by the graduate program to which the student is applying. International students whose native language is not English must also submit scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
- Adequate subject preparation for the proposed major. Evidence of adequate preparation varies by program, but examples include letters of reference, auditions, samples of work, and personal statements
- A grade point average of at least 3.00 in upper-division (junior- and senior-level) coursework and in any graduate work already completed.
International18758 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9379 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National18758 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9379 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
In-State9854 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4927 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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