Master of Public Policy
Oregon State University

Program Details

This online Master of Public Policy from Oregon State’s Ecampus is a four-semester program that incorporates an internship and practicum that aligns with your career goals.  You will learn how to interpret citizens’ actions and develop policy around community-driven efforts.  This has a capstone essay and a final oral examination.  The oral examination may be held remotely, so that your entire master’s degree can be earned through distance-learning.  In addition to coursework in economics, subjects covered are likely to include:

  • Social research
  • Public policy analysis
  • Public policy theory

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Oregon State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)