Doctor of Philosophy in Public Policy and Governance

The Doctor of Philosophy in Public Policy and Governance aims to advance students’ knowledge to generate, evaluate and communicate research in public policy and governance as well as develop students’ skills necessary to take on positions in academic institutions, governments, NGOs and international organizations with significant public policy and governance research commitments. It is also the goal of the PhD in Public Policy and Governance to produce practitioners in public policy who promote innovative solutions to the most critical issues facing society. MSU-IIT’s PhD in Public Policy and Administration is a 42-unit degree course with a 36-unit course work and 6-unit dissertation as a final requirement.