Graduate Course List

For more information on any course please select the course from the list and click on the italicized course title.

Key for categories of Graduate Electives (MPPA student requirements only):
Md = Methods
Mt = Management
P = Policy

Academic Requirements for both MPPA and MPP students are available here:
MPPA Academic Requirements
MPP Academic Requirements

For additional questions on academic requirements and courses
please contact Satu Zoller.

Graduate Core Courses

SPP 601: Politics and the Policy Process

More Information: SPP 601: Politics and the Policy Process

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Brenda Bushouse
Meets:
Tu 10:00-12:30
Room:
Engineering Lab II, Rm 115
Class Number:
79133

SPP 602: Public Management

More Information: SPP 602: Public Management

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Brian Sargent
Meets:
W 1:25-3:55
Room:
Machmer E-23
Class Number:
79134

SPP 605: Economics and Public Policy

More Information: SPP 605: Economics and Public Policy

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Michael Ash
Meets:
M/W 4:00-5:15
Room:
HASA 111
Class Number:
79135

SPP 607: Policy Methods

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Joya Misra
Meets:
T/TH 1:00-2:15
Room:
Dickinson 214
Class Number:
79136

SPP 614: Prof Development Prosem

More Information: SPP 614: Prof Development Prosem

Credits / Notes:
1 cr
Instructor:
Satu Zoller
Meets:
M 1:25-2:55
Room:
Dickinson 214
Class Number:
79139

SPP 613: Public Policy Seminar

More Information: SPP 613: Public Policy Seminar

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
David Mednicoff
Meets:
W 9:05-11:35AM
Room:
South College E480
Class Number:
79150
Course note:
MPP students only or by instructor permission
Graduate Electives, Undergraduate Elective

SPP 597GP: Internet Governance & Info Policy

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Martha Fuentes-Bautista
Meets:
TU 4:00-6:30
Room:
Enigneering Lab II, Rm 115
Class Number:
79143

SPP 597M: Makerspace Leadership & Outreach (1 credit)

More Information: SPP 597M: Makerspace Leadership & Outreach (1 credit)

Credits / Notes:
1 cr
Instructor:
Charles Schweik
Meets:
W 4:00-5:15
Room:
Library 3rd floor Digital Media Lab
Class Number:
82306

SPP 597P: Beacon Hill Project

More Information: SPP 597P: Beacon Hill Project

Credits / Notes:
1 cr
Instructor:
Satu Zoller
Meets:
Fridays as scheduled
Class Number:
82634

SPP 597T: Info Technology for Public & Nonprofits

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Charlie Schweik
Meets:
M/W 9:05-11:35
Room:
LIBR 1667
Class Number:
79183
Graduate Electives

SPP 696-01: Independent Study

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Credits / Notes:
1-6 cr
Instructor:
SPP Approval Required
Meets:
N/A
Class Number:
79137
Course note:
Approval required by Faculty Advisor and SPP Associate Director

SPP 696-02: Independent Study

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Credits / Notes:
1-6 cr
Instructor:
SPP Approval Required
Meets:
N/A
Class Number:
79132
Course note:
Approval required by Faculty Advisor and SPP Associate Director

SPP 697B Intro to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

More Information: SPP 697B Intro to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Credits / Notes:
4 cr
Instructor:
Forrest Bowlick
Meets:
TH 11:30-12:45
Room:
TBA
Class Number:
79138

PPA 697B L01: GIS Lab

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Credits / Notes:
0 cr
Instructor:
Forrest Bowlick
Meets:
FR 9:05-12:05
Class Number:
79131
Course note:
4 credit course total combined with Lecture

SPP 697NE Negotiations

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Ofer Sharone
Meets:
M 9:05-11:35
Room:
620 Thompson Hall
Class Number:
79181

SPP 697PL Public Law and Legislative Drafting

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Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Peter Vickery
Meets:
M/W 5:30-6:45
Room:
TBA
Class Number:
81978

SPP 697SE: Social & Environmental Enterprises (Mt)

More Information: SPP 697SE: Social & Environmental Enterprises (Mt)

Credits / Notes:
3 cr
Instructor:
Betsy Schmidt
Meets:
TH 10:00-12:30
Room:
Machmer E-23
Class Number:
79168