Quantitative Policy Analysis, MPA

The Master of Public Administration in Quantitative Policy Analytics allows students to develop their skills in data gathering, data analysis, data visualization and data presentation.


Degree requirements

Required Courses
GAFL 6110Statistics for Public Policy1
GAFL 6210Public Economics1
GAFL 6400Program Evaluations and Data Analysis1
GAFL 6340Writing for Public Policy and Administration1
GAFL 6510Financial Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations 1,21
GAFL 7320Public Management1
GAFL 5900Use and Misuse of Data for Policy Challenges 1,21
GAFL 5310Data Science for Public Policy1
GAFL 7980MPA Capstone I0
GAFL 7990MPA Capstone II1
Capstone project involving quantitative analysis
Total Course Units9

Or another pre-approved graduate-level data science


Students may count up to one non-Fels course as long as the course has been pre-approved by the Fels Academic Committee.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2024 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.