Minneapolis, MN
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
16
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
25%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Public Policy]
    • Management And Governance Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Urban Planning Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Urban and Regional Planning]
    • Science, Technology, And Environmental Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Environmental Policy ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

25% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 64
    • Accepted 16
    • Acceptance Rate 25
    • Enrolled 9
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 650 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Health Care Benefits

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students16
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students16
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian44%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student50%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty30
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage33%
    • Male Percentage67%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPublic policy, urban/regional planning, public/nonprofit management and governance, science/technology/environmental policy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

PhD Program in Public Affairs

Humphrey School of Public Affairs
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus

301 19th Avenue South, Suite 280
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Laura Bloomberg

Associate Dean

Phone: 612-625-0608
Fax: 612-626-0002
Email: bloom004@umn.edu

Edward Goetz

Professor/Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 612-624-8737
Email: egoetz@umn.edu

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