Bachelor On Campus

Public Policy

University of Denver

60 months
53640 USD/year
53640 USD/year
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Develop skills such as problem identification, analysis of solutions, writing, advocacy and persuasion, and prepare to practice public policy in real-world settings with the Public Policy program of the University of Denver.


About the Program

As a student in the Public Policy program of the University of Denver, you will gain insight into the procedures and decision-making processes of local, state and federal governments, and discover how to positively impact those processes. In addition to coursework and intensive seminars, you will complete a capstone project analyzing and developing solutions for a specific, real-world policy issue.

Faculty members provide extensive experience in public policy fields. We also draw nationally recognized experts and policy makers from Colorado and beyond to teach our students.

Our alumni hold positions in government, nonprofit organizations and private businesses, benefiting from the network of one of the nation's leading schools for international relations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hard Choices in Public Policy
  • Analysis and Action in American Public Policy
  • Economics for Public Policy I: Aggregates and Production
  • Analytical & Critical Skills
  • Ethics in Public Policy
  • American Public Policy System

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


183 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The application requires a $65 nonrefundable application fee
  • If you have completed or will complete a U.S.- or Canadian-style secondary or high school program (including International Baccalaureate [IB] and Advanced Placement [AP]) either in the United States, Canada or overseas, we encourage you to take the SAT and/or ACT standardized tests
  • Contact each of your secondary schools or high schools to have them send your official transcripts to International Student Admission in separate sealed envelopes
  • We'll need to read a letter of recommendation from your teacher or school counselor
  • English proficiency
  • You have the option to complete an interview after submitting a successful English proficiency score

Tuition Fee

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    53640 USD/year
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    53640 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 53640 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 USD /month
Living costs

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


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