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Public Policy Learning Outcomes

Students receiving an MPP degree will be skilled in policy analysis, as defined by the following:
  • An understanding of the factors that influence the direction of government action.
  • An understanding of the “tools” available to address policy problems.
  • An understanding of the effects of government action.
  • An understanding of the various constituencies that influence how policy is made, and the theoretical underpinnings of real life policy choices.