Penn State’s MPP Program is designed to transform today’s learners into tomorrow’s leaders

The Master of Public Policy program in Penn State's College of the Liberal Arts brings together expertise from across the University to educate the next generation of problem solvers and leaders.

The Master of Public Policy program in Penn State's College of the Liberal Arts brings together expertise from across the University to educate the next generation of problem solvers and leaders.

From climate change to health care, there are some big questions to answer and some big challenges to address. Public policy tackles them by creating professionals who can unite subject matter experts and decision makers at all levels of government.

Penn State will welcome its first cohort of students into the Master of Public Policy program in fall 2019. Learn more about the application process, curriculum and career opportunities for graduates. The degree is offered at Penn State's University Park campus in State College, Pennsylvania — a quintessential college town located just a few hours from Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C.