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Public Policy and Management (Online)

University of Pittsburgh

Master Online
20 months
Duration
39898 USD/year
39898 USD/year
23530 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

Our Public Policy and Management (Online) degree program at the University of Pittsburgh for midcareer professionals gives you a highly flexible way to advance or begin a rewarding life in public service.

Overview

For acceptance into the Public Policy and Management (Online) program at the University of Pittsburgh, you must have a minimum of five years of professional experience beyond an entry-level position.

As an online MPPM student, you can complete the 30-credit degree in just five terms. By taking courses during the spring, summer, and fall terms, you can earn your degree in just 20 months.

Professional Skills

  • Administration and managerial skills
  • Analytical tools and methods
  • Policy development and implementation

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Public Policy Analysis None
  • Financial Management None
  • Leadership None
  • Strategic Management None
  • Quantitative Methods None
  • Grant Writing and Fundraising

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online
  • Fully structured
  • Regular optional meetings
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A résumé.
  • A personal statement outlining your background and your goals for the program (about two double-spaced, typed pages).
  • Two letters of recommendation from past or present supervisors (from paid or volunteer positions you have held).
  • Copies of your undergraduate transcripts (and graduate transcripts, if applicable). You may submit unofficial photocopies at the time of your application; official copies are required if you are admitted and choose to enroll.
  • A nonrefundable $50 application fee.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39898 USD per year and a duration of 20 months.
  • National

    39898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39898 USD per year and a duration of 20 months.
  • In-State

    23530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23530 USD per year and a duration of 20 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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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Public Policy and Management (Online)
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