Public Policy (MPP)

Public Policy and International Affairs (MA)

Master of Public Policy


Application Deadline:

August 1st: Fall semester
December 1st: Spring semester
*Applications received after the deadline will be reviewed on a space availability basis

*International students are advised to apply by:
April 1st: Fall (September intake)
November 1st: Spring (January intake)

Admission Requirements:

In addition to the University’s admission requirements:

  • Cumulative grade point average of 3.00 on a scale of 4.00.
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional sources.
  • Writing sample, preferably a graded paper or a paper that has been written in pursuit of one’s professional work.
  • Minimum verbal score of 152 on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), or a minimum score of 399 on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
  • Applicants lacking a foundation of undergraduate course work in political science or the social sciences may be required to take appropriate undergraduate courses in the discipline.