University of Pennsylvania

The Wharton School

Ph.D. Program in Public Policy and Management



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D. Program in Public Policy and Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The doctoral program in public policy and management focuses on how policies concerning major public issues areformulated, selected, implemented, and evaluated. It provides a foundation for achieving an improved understanding of the relationships between government and industry, which is critical in an environment in which the government influences virtually all private sector transactions. The program seeks to deepen understanding of these processes, to develop, disseminate, and apply new tools of analysis to assist decision making


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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