Note: As of Autumn Quarter 2016, the Evans School MPA course prefix changed from PB AF to PUBPOL.
These syllabi are generally from the prior academic year and are shared here as a reference, not as the definitive syllabus for a particular core course. In addition, the faculty teaching any particular courses may change each year.
MPA Year One Core
PUBPOL 511: Managing Politics and the Policy Process
PUBPOL 516: Economics for Policy Analysis and Management I
PUBPOL 522: Financial Management and Budgeting
PUBPOL 512: Managing Organizational Performance
- Professor Mary Kay Gugerty
- Associate Professor Joaquín Herranz
- Assistant Professor Ines Jurcevic
- Associate Professor Steve Page
PUBPOL 517: Economics for Policy Analysis and Management II
PUBPOL 527: Quantitative Analysis I
PUBPOL 513: Public Policy Analysis
PUBPOL 526: Program Evaluation
PUBPOL 528: Quantitative Analysis II
MPA Year Two Core
Winter and Spring Quarters
PUBPOL 608: Capstone Project Seminar
As noted above, these are sample syllabi from past years. Each year, the faculty teaching Capstone Seminars may change.