The 4+1 Accelerated MA Degree in Public Policy is a program targeted to outstanding Five College students. The MPP program integrates theoretical learning with multiple opportunities for practical applications and offers students a more policy-focused degree option than our Master of Public Policy and Administration.
A complete application includes:
- an online application form
- two letters of recommendation
- statement of purpose
- your official transcript(s)
- An interview is strongly recommended, but not required
- deadline: April 1
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Sociologist Armando Lara-Millán will speak about his new book, Redistributing the Poor: Jails, Hospitals, and the Crisis of Law and Fiscal Austerity, at a virtual event open to the UMass Amherst community on Wednesday, July 14, at 2 p.m.