Public Policy Analysis Graduate Certificate
The Graduate Certificate in Public Policy Analysis provides an understanding of the context in which public policies are formulated, implemented, and evaluated. Graduates will have training in the tools and skills needed to assess the impact of public policies and programs, including policy analysis, cost-benefit analysis, program evaluation, multivariate regression, and other analytical techniques.
Prospective students who wish to pursue this certificate must apply as non-degree applicants. Learn more on the School of Public Affairs admission web page.
- Courses are offered on campus, online, and in remote and hybrid formats.
- Students must successfully complete 15 credit hours of approved coursework.
- Students must maintain at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA in this program.
- This program must be completed within 7 years.
|Required Core Courses|
|PUAD 5004||Economics and Public Finance||3|
|PUAD 5005||The Policy Process and Democracy||3|
|PUAD 5320||Public Policy Analysis||3|
|Required Elective Courses||6|
|Select two additional elective courses from the list below or select unlisted courses that have approved in advance by the program director:|
|Principles of Policy Design|
|Intermediate Statistical Analysis|
|Seminar in Environmental Politics and Policy|
|Public Policies for Hazards and Disasters|