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B.Sc. On Campus Online

Government and Public Policy

Wilmington University

48 months
Duration
419 USD/credit
419 USD/credit
381 USD/credit
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About

Wilmington University's Government and Public Policy degree program will help you advance in a wide variety of industries, including public interest, government, and non-profit organizations. Gain the skills you need to play a key role in developing and implementing policies affecting your life in areas such as environment, energy, healthcare, and education.

Overview

Program Philosophy

Government and Public Policy professionals at Wilmington University play a key role in developing and implementing policies in areas such as the environment, energy, healthcare, poverty, transportation, education, justice system, and economic development. They educate the public and policymakers, draft laws, implement specific programs, and monitor the outcomes. Typically, public policy professionals pursue careers in government, government-related businesses, regulated industries, interest groups, and nonprofit organizations as well as graduate studies in law, public administration, public policy, political science, and healthcare administration.

Program Competencies

In addition to demonstrating college level proficiency in the Wilmington University undergraduate competencies outlined in this catalog, Government and Public Policy graduates will also be able to:

  • Construct persuasive oral presentations to communicate effectively with various constituencies.
  • Create persuasive position papers, press releases, and original legislation.
  • Differentiate economic, legal, political, and governmental institutions, systems, and processes.
  • Draft an original law based on analysis of problems or issues.
  • Access, use, and evaluate information effectively and appropriately, and use technology to effectively locate and communicate information.
  • Integrate an understanding of economic, legal, political, and governmental institutions, systems, and processes.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Global Issues
  • Introductory Survey of Mathematics
  • Introduction to Critical Thinking
  • Introduction to Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students - Rolling admission

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Wilmington University Application for Admission

  • $35 non-refundable application fee

  • Copy of Permanent Resident Card

  • Official Transcripts from United States institutions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    419 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 419 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    419 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 419 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    381 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 381 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for New Castle

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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