Undergraduate Programs

Undergraduate Programs

Fast-Track Program

Undergraduate Fast-Track

Get a Jump Start on Your MPA, MPP, or MASR Degree

University of Connecticut undergraduate students at all campuses are welcome to apply to the Department’s Fast-Track Program. This program is only open to students currently enrolled at UConn campuses. Most Fast-Track students are UConn sophomores, juniors, or seniors, however, some have begun as freshmen.

Minor in Public Policy

Minor in Public Policy

Earn a Minor in Public Policy

The Public Policy minor provides an overview of the design, management, and evaluation of public policies and programs. It emphasizes applying interdisciplinary social science theory and methods to issues of public policy and management.

Individualized Major in Public Policy

Individualized Major

Choose an Individualized Major in Public Policy

The public policy theme prepares students for intellectual inquiry into the role of government in society and the design, management, and evaluation of public policies and programs. Students completing this course of study are also well positioned to succeed at graduate study in related areas such as survey research, public administration, law, and urban and regional planning.

Upcoming Events

  1. Aug 20 DPP Graduate Intern Orientation10:00am
  2. Aug 22 MPA & MPP New Student Orientation1:00pm
  3. Aug 22 Department of Public Policy Welcome Reception 20195:30pm
  4. Sep 16 Survey Research and Fast-Track Information Session6:00pm
  5. Sep 18 MPA, MPP and Fast-Track Information Session12:30pm
  6. Sep 19 Food Waste Policy: Using Systems Change to Stop Squandering One of Our Greatest Resources4:00pm
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