Master of Public PolicyM.P.P.

Credits required
62 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 62 quarter credits are equal to 41.33 semester credits.
Cost per credit
Online You can complete all courses online. Some courses may require proctored exams in your local area.
Start terms
4 per year

Careers: Master of Public Policy – Online

This 62-credit master’s program is designed for working professionals in the public and nonprofit sectors who are interested in moving up in their positions or looking to transition from the private sector to a career in public service, as well as recent graduates wanting to pursue policy careers.

This MPP online degree program will prepare you for policy careers in a variety of fields related to:

  • Energy policy
  • Environmental policy
  • International policy
  • Law and crime policy
  • Science and technology policy
  • Social policy
  • Rural policy

The MPP program’s interdisciplinary approach will connect you to resources across the university, increasing your access to research and practices relevant to your field of study and preparing you for the workforce.


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