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When you study public policy at UMBC, you will learn not only the public policy process, but also the tools and concepts for analyzing public policy. The public sector emphasis and training in evaluation and analytical methods distinguishes our program from others in the region.

If you are ready for the next step in your educational and professional development, consider joining us at UMBC.


The master degree program at the UMBC School of Public Policy is one of only 144 programs nationwide accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration.

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