The MPP: Part 2, on coursework and fieldwork
Public policy masters degrees emphasize analyzing and evaluating information to solve policy problems. MPP grads work across sectors with quantitative and qualitative information to develop, assess, and evauate alternative approaches to current and emerging issues.

In this Idealist Grad School Podcast series, Amy Potthast chats with admissions staff from two conflict resolution grad programs:
  • This episode, Part Two, is on course work and field work.
  • Find Part One, an overview of the degree and careers, at
  • Find Part Three on admissions and financial aid advice at
The Guests:
Martha Chavez, Assitant Dean for Academic Affairs at the University of California, Berkeley, Goldman School of Public Policy.
Beth Soboleski, Associate Director, Student and Academic Services at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy.

Learn more:
Direct download: The_MPP__Part_2_coursework_and_fieldwork.m4a
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