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Master of Public Policy (Amherst)
The Master of Public Policy (MPP) degree is designed for individuals seeking employment in state, federal, or municipal government, non-profit organizations, and business, trade, or labor associations. The MPP degree is a great option for students who want to continue their education at the graduate level or for fully-employed individuals interested in career advancement, professional development, or a career change.
The program's graduates will:
Gain a knowledge of the policy process, public management, and public finance with analytical and research skills in applied policy analysis and specialized knowledge in a ""concentration area" such as public management or environmental policy
Develop the ability to reason and analyze from both a normative and problem-solving perspective
Develop technical methodological skills
Develop substantive policy or management expertise in one concentration area.
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Loans Offered: Availability of financial aid varies depending on course status and matriculation. Check with your advisor to determine your eligibility and application procedures.
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