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University of Connecticut

Institute of Public and Urban Affairs, 421 Whitney Road, U-106

Storrs Mansfield, CT 06269-1106


(860) 486-4518

(860) 486-3109


General Description

The Department of Public Policy prepares students to become leaders in the fields of public policy, public management, nonprofit management, and survey research. Our students work closely with professors who are dedicated to teaching excellence and groundbreaking research. They're also placed in paid internships in top state agencies, city governments, and nonprofit organizations that impact the state and the nation.

Areas of Research

Citizen & Resident Surveys, Community Planning, Equity & Inclusion, Finance & Budgeting, Form of Government, Leadership, Management, Public Policy

Other Programs Offered

Graduate Certificates in leadership and public management, public financial management, survey research and nonprofit management. We also offer a Master of Arts in Survey Research.

Type or Delivery Method Available

Traditional, in person
Grad School Primary Contact

Lian Kish

lian.kish@uconn.edu