About Us

Mission

Mission

The mission of the University of Connecticut’s Department of Public Policy (DPP) is to provide high quality policy analysis, program evaluation, and survey research for investigating important public problems facing Connecticut and the nation.

DPP is committed to preparing students by education, outlook, and commitment for leadership positions in the areas of public policy, public management, and survey research. DPP strives to be nationally and internationally known for the highest quality research, teaching, and public service in the areas of public policy, public administration, and survey research. DPP is committed to having the highest standards of instruction, scholarship, and outreach through its academic programs.