Public Affairs/Public Policy Analysis


Topics of Study

In this program, you will study the systematic analysis of public policy issues in areas such as education, health, families, environment, housing and urban development, and industry. You will receive instruction in a multitude of disciplines, such as economics, history, political science, and sociology; as they relate to public decision-making and creation of the policies which affect public life. You will learn about resource allocation, cost/benefit analysis, statistical methods, and decision modeling.