Graduate Course List

For more information on any course please select the course from the list and click on the italicized course title.

Key for categories of Graduate Electives (MPPA student requirements only):
Md = Methods
Mt = Management
P = Policy

Academic Requirements for both MPPA and MPP students are available here:
MPPA Academic Requirements
MPP Academic Requirements

For additional questions on academic requirements and courses
please contact Satu Zoller.

Graduate Electives

PPA 697B L01: GIS Lab

More Information: PPA 697B L01: GIS Lab

Credits / Notes:
1 cr
Instructor:
Forrest Bowlick
Meets:
FR 10:10-1:10
Room:
Morrill III Rm 212
Class Number:
PPA 697B L01
Course note:
4 credit course total combined with Lecture

PPA 597B

More Information: PPA 597B

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Ryan Wicks, Ron Fortunato, Charlie Schweik
Meets:
M/W 4:00-5:15PM
Room:
TBA
Class Number:
21755

PPA 597EM Ecological Macroeconomics

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Robert Pollin
Meets:
M/W 11:15-12:30
Room:
Gordon Hall
Class Number:
21701

PPA 604: Policy & Program Evaluation (MD)

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Obed Pasha
Meets:
W 4:30-7:00PM
Room:
Herter 217
Class Number:
11269

PPA 650 U.S. Education Policy

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Rhonda Cohen
Meets:
T 4:00-6:30PM
Room:
Furcolo W007
Class Number:
21751

PPA 696 - 01: Independent Study

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Credits / Notes:
1-6 cr
Class Number:
11247
Course note:
Approval required by Faculty Advisor and SPP Associate Director

PPA 696-02: Independent Study

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Credits / Notes:
1-6 cr
Class Number:
11252
Course note:
Approval required by Faculty Advisor and SPP Associate Director

PPA 697FB: Federal Budgeting (MG)

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Credits / Notes:
1 cr
Instructor:
Henry Chang
Meets:
T 6:00-8:00PM
Room:
302 Gordon Hall
Class Number:
11257
Course note:
Class will run Jan 24 - Feb 28

PPA 697NL: Nonprofit Law and Management (MG)

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Betsy Schmidt
Meets:
M 1:25-3:55PM
Room:
302 Gordon Hall
Class Number:
11279

PPA 697B: Intro to GIS (MG)

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Credits / Notes:
4 cr
Instructor:
Forrest Bowlick
Meets:
TH 11:30-12:45
Room:
ILC S140
Class Number:
21304
Course note:
LAB Required
Graduate Electives, Undergraduate Elective

PPA 597GP: Internet Governance & Information Policy

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Martha Fuentes-Bautista
Meets:
W 1:25-3:55
Room:
ILC S416
Class Number:
21403
Graduate Core Courses

PPA 603: Public Policy Analysis

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Michael Ash
Meets:
T/TH 8:30-9:45AM
Room:
302-304 Gordon Hall
Class Number:
11244
Course note:
MPP/MPPA Graduate Students only or by Instructor Permission

PPA 608: Intro to Statistics for Pub P&A

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Samiul Haque
Meets:
T/TH 1:00-2:15PM
Room:
302-304 Gordon Hall
Class Number:
11245
Course note:
Requires LAB > 697AA #11248 with TA Derek Krevat

PPA 610: Capstone in Pub Pol & Admin

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Brenda Bushouse & Obed Pasha
Meets:
Mon 4:30-6:00PM
Room:
Thompson 620
Class Number:
11246
Course note:
MPPA requirement with set meeting dates

PPA 611: Comparative Public Policy

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
David Mednicoff
Meets:
W 9:05-11:35AM
Room:
Elm 212
Class Number:
11266
Course note:
Can be used as a program elective if also took Politics of the Policy Process in the fall.

PPA 697AA: Lab for Intro to Stats

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Credits / Notes:
1 cr
Instructor:
Derek Krevat, TA
Meets:
T 2:30-3:30PM
Room:
DuBois Library Room 1667
Class Number:
11248
Course note:
Required with PPA 608 Intro to Statistics for PubP&A