MPPA Curriculum

Internship (3 units)

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PPA 295
, Internship
Public Policy and Administration Internships are required for students who lack sufficient professional administrative or analytic experience. At the discretion of the Program Director, the internship may be waived for students with six months of administrative and analytical work experience who are currently employed in a full-time professional capacity in the field of Public Policy and Administration. If an internship is required it will bring the total unit requirement for the degree to 39. (3 units)

NOTE: An internship proposal and paper is required of each student taking this course.

Download the proposal form in pdf.
Download the waiver form in pdf.
Examples of internship papers.

Beginning Fall 2011, there are additional University requirements regarding the internship. Current student handbook for details.