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Public Policy and Administration, MA

Paths of Study 

Full Time Students
Semester Course Option MRP Option* Thesis Option**
Fall 2 Required
2 Electives
2 Required 
2 Electives
2 Required 
2 Electives
Winter 2 Required
2 Electives
2 Required 
2 Electives
2 Required
Spring/Summer 2 Electives MRP Thesis
Fall     Thesis
Winter     Thesis
Spring/Summer     Thesis
  12 Months 12 Months 16-24 Months
*   Major Research Project
** Thesis Option
Part Time Students
Semester Course Option (average of 2 courses per term) Course Option (average of 2 courses per term) MRP Option* Thesis Option**
Fall 2 Required 1 Required 2 Required 
2 Required 
Winter 2 Required
1 Required 2 Required 
2 Required
Spring/Summer 1 Elective 2 Electives 2 Electives 2 Electives
Fall 2 Electives 1 Required 2 Electives Thesis
Winter 2 Electives 1 Required MRP Thesis
Spring/Summer 1 Elective 2 Electives MRP Thesis
Fall xxxxxxxxx 2 Electives xxxxxx xxxxxxx
  24 Months 28 Months 24 Months 24 Months
*   Major Research Project
** Thesis Option