Arizona State University

School of Public Affairs

Master of Public Policy

Address:

411 N. Central Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85004

United States

Phone:

1-602-827-2547

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Public Policy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Students learn analytical techniques and conceptual frameworks for understanding policy issues and identifying potential solutions and applying these skills to real-world issues—especially relating to the needs of cities in the region. Students also gain an understanding of policies addressing issues such as poverty, education, the environment, and public safety. The Master of Public Policy program trains people capable of leading by making positive policy decisions, addressing the difficult questions associated with public policy, and managing the process of policy creation, approval, implementation, and evaluation. At the conclusion of the MPP program, students will be able to identify, analyze, and interpret the challenges and dilemmas of public policies, especially those facing urban areas. Students will also be able to approach policy analysis with a variety of quantitative and qualitative methods and be prepared to develop innovative processes and tools to deal with changing realities of public policy and address issues on a global, regional, and local scale.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

International Student Requirements:

International students should also submit TOEFL scores - TOEFL institution code: 4007.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial support is available in the form of scholarships, grants, loans and outside resources. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid.
ASU FAFSA Code: 001081.

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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