Accelerated Graduate Pathway - Economics to Policy, Planning, and Management (MPPM)


University of Southern Maine

Type

Other

Location

North America

Portland

United States

Location

United States

Portland

Type

Other


The Accelerated Graduate Pathway - Economics to MPPM prepares students for leadership roles in government, nonprofit organizations, and the private sector by developing a strong, multi-disciplinary foundation of skills and knowledge in the fields of policy, planning, and management. Coursework focuses on conceptual learning and application through use of real-world data, case studies, and client- and community-based projects and assignments found in both upper level undergraduate and master’s level. The degree is designed for working professionals and pre-career students from diverse educational backgrounds who aspire to professional roles and careers as leaders, managers, advocates, activists, planners, or analysts in areas related to the environment, sustainable development, and economic and social policy.