USC Price School of Public Policy

Statistics Prerequisite

statsThe Price MHA program requires all entering students demonstrate proficiency in relevant statistical methods. The statistics prerequisite can be satisfied in one of two ways:

  • Statistics Course Taken Prior to Enrollment
    Completion of a college-level statistics course with a grade of “B” or better, taken within three years of matriculation in the MHA program
  • PPD 502x
    Statistical Foundations for Public Management and Policy

    If students have not completed a college-level statistics course with a grade of “B” or better within three years of matriculation in the program, they must enroll in PPD 502x and receive a grade of “B” or better.