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Master On Campus

Public Policy

The University of Texas at Arlington

12 months
Duration
20620 USD/year
20620 USD/year
10828 USD/year
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About

The Master of Public Policy offered by the University of Texas at Arlington prepares students for challenging careers in the development, implementation and evaluation of public policies that require both the comprehension of complex urban issues and the application of tangible solutions.

Overview

The Public Policy offered by The University of Texas at Arlington is organized around select public policy issues that focus on the economic/community development, environmental or healthcare challenges in the urban milieu.

The degree places heavy emphasis on empirical methods essential in the public policy analysis. The program is organized around select public policy issues that focus on the economic/community development, environmental or healthcare challenges in the urban milieu. Students also have the option of designing an emphasis in an area of their own design, with the approval of the program director.

Career

  • Development, implementation and evaluation of public policies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Urban Society
  • the Urban Economy
  • Local Politics in the Intergovernmental Setting
  • Public Policy Formation and Analysis
  • Urban Public Finance
  • Required Research and Analysis Courses
  • Urban Research and Analysis
  • Intermediate Data Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants who meet all the following requirements will be considered for unconditional admission: a preferred minimum Writing GRE score of 4.0
  • Minimum Undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • A preferred minimum Verbal GRE score of 450 (Revised GRE Test: 150), and preferred minimum Quantitative GRE of 450 (Revised GRE Test: 141), and a preferred minimum combined Verbal and Quantitative score of 1,000 (Revised Test Combined 291)
  • Outstanding letters of recommendation
  • Strong, well-written personal essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20620 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    20620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20620 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10828 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10828 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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