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Part 3: Requirements for Higher Degrees

Requirements for the Master of Public Policy (MPP) En 06/03/14, Am 10/16/18
The degree of Master of Public Policy will be granted on the following conditions:
  • A)
    The candidate shall have received the Bachelor’s degree; have fulfilled the requirements for admission to the Graduate Division and the School of Global Policy and Strategy; and shall meet any additional requirements that may be specified by the Admissions Committee of the School of Global Policy and Strategy. EC 10/16/18
  • B)
    The candidate shall have completed at least one year of resident graduate study (48 units) at the University of California, San Diego. Am 10/16/18
  • C)
    In addition to the Core Requirements, the candidate shall select at least one Area of Specialization from those approved for inclusion in the MPP graduate program by the School of Global Policy and Strategy, and shall pursue a program of study approved by his or her program advisory committee. EC 10/16/18
  • D)
    The candidate must maintain a GPA of 3.0 in all course work undertaken as a graduate student at the University of California.
  • E)
    The program of work of each candidate shall be under the supervision of a faculty committee appointed by the Dean of the School of Global Policy and Strategy and the Dean of the Graduate Division. EC 10/16/18