Students with a relevant earned graduate degree are awarded advanced standing and complete the degree with 40 units required. Students who enter the program without an earned graduate degree must complete 60 units.
Examples of earned graduate degrees include MPA, MSW, MBA, MArch, MPH, MEd, and JD. Current students hold degrees in other fields as well. If you have questions about whether a prior degree qualifies please contact us.
In assessing an application the admission committee evaluates:
The following items are required in order to complete the applications process:
NOTE: This program does not require GRE or GMAT scores.
International students must also submit the following documents:
For additional Admissions information, please contact Marisol Rios, Assistant Dean of Admission and Scholarships [email protected].
For program information, please contact Anna Parks, Student Services advisor for the DPPD program [email protected].