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Science, Technology and Public Policy MS

A public policy master's degree that pairs theory with engineering, science, and technology to prepare you to make significant contributions to the creation of effective policy in areas that include the environment, transportation, science, and emerging technological and scientific developments.

Program skills

Capable of conducting scientific and applied research, are polished writers and speakers and have at their disposal a number of policy analysis tools, including cost/benefit analysis, decision analysis, and computer modeling techniques. Students will be prepared to assist in the policy analysis endeavors of a company, non-profit, or government agency.

Industries


  • Government (Local, State, Federal)

  • Higher Education

  • Management Consulting

  • Non-Profit

  • Politics

50%

Outcome Rates*

Total percentage of graduates who have entered the workforce, enrolled in full-time graduate study, or are pursuing alternative plans (military service, volunteering, etc.).

100%

Knowledge Rate

*Total percentage of graduates for whom RIT has verifiable data, compared to national average knowledge rate of 41% per NACE.
Outcome % of Students
Employed 50.00%
Full-time Graduate Study 0%
Alternative Plans 0%
Outcome % of Students
Employed 50.00%
Full-time Graduate Study 0%
Alternative Plans 0%