Learn to Manage Successful Political Campaigns
Fordham's Elections and Campaign Management one-year master's degree program will prepare students for senior-level positions and provide all of the tools they'll need to effectively manage political campaigns.
Courses are taught by leading academics and political consultants who have extensive experience in local, state, and national elections. Faculty will connect students with top campaigns, consulting and media firms, and other political organizations, allowing them to build impressive professional networks and gain practical experience in New York City, where there is no shortage of important elections and charismatic politicians.
- Technical skills in quantitative analysis, data analytics, and survey research
- Deep understanding of voting behavior, polling, campaign strategy, technology and social media, campaign finance and ethics, and PR and marketing communications
- Recent internship placements include Bill de Blasio for NYC Mayor, Michael Bloomberg for NYC Mayor, Hillary Clinton for President, Fox News, and NBC News
Evening courses are offered at Fordham's Lincoln Center and Rose Hill campuses.
Fordham's highly skilled alumni have gone on to work for mayoral campaigns, the City of New York, State Assembly offices, State Senate offices, Organizing for America, NBC News, the Harris Poll, Global Strategy Group, and more.
- Political consultant
- Campaign manager
- Campaign field organizer
- Constituent liaison
- TV news producer
- Research data analyst
- Communications director
- PR consultant
Degrees & Awards
|Black or African American||13.33%|
|White or Caucasian||53%|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||Not Reported|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||Not Reported|
|Two or more races||Not Reported|