Are you currently working in public service or thinking of transitioning to this career field? Our Helms School of Government offers the opportunity to prepare for a rewarding career in public service by earning a Master of Arts in Public Policy from Liberty University .
The experienced professors will guide you in qualitative and quantitative research on issues affecting local governmental organizations, international organizations, private entities, and local legislative bodies. You will understand the impact of existing or proposed public policies on individuals, institutions, and American society. Your studies will ensure that you have the skills to shape public policy and be a positive force in the field of public service.
Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Arts in Public Policy Degree?
If you want to further your knowledge and training in the areas of public policy, then Liberty University is the place to pursue your master’s degree in public policy. We are located in Central Virginia, which makes working with organizations and businesses in Washington D.C. a reality due to our close proximity.
It is our goal to provide opportunities for first-hand learning experiences. Our leadership believes that knowledge is best turned into wisdom through practical learning. If you major in a government-related degree, you have the opportunity to join the only honor society for college and university government students in the United States. Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Society, is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies.
Liberty University is Accredited by SACSCOC.
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- Economics and Public Policy
- Political Philosophy
- Leadership, Statesmanship, and Governance
- Applied Public Policy Research Methods
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- 24 months
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- Admission application
- Official bachelor’s degree transcripts with a 3.0 GPA or higher
Self-certification form (for students who are in the final term of their bachelor’s degree)
- Current Liberty undergraduate students seeking preliminary acceptance into a graduate program must complete a degree completion application through their ASIST account
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International9810 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 months.
National9810 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 545 USD per credit during 24 months.
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