Public Policy refers to the rules and regulations or the laws created by the governmental bodies to address issues (economic, social or political in nature) on a local, national or international level. This course includes many social science related subject concentrations like sociology, political science, economics etc.
Some features of Public Policy courses are as follows:
There are various degrees under Public Policy courses.
An Associate’s degree in Public Policy would allow you to demonstrate a coherent and comprehensive analysis of public policies implemented by the government bodies for local, regional and national citizens.
A Bachelor’s degree in Public Policy course would allow the candidate to know about the execution of the various policies set by the government for public welfare and a detailed study about it. This undergraduate degree will require 3 years for completion.
A Master’s degree in Public Policy course would include a detailed study about the role of the political and financial entities to settle on choices for public welfare. This Master’s degree will require 2 years for completion.
A Doctorate degree in public policy enables you to take an active role in creating sustainable solutions to general administration problems faced by the United States government and nations worldwide.
Various specializations present in Public Policy courses are Public Policy and Economics, State and Local Policy, National Security, Public Policy and International Relations etc.
The various job opportunities in Public Policy courses are Civil Service, Program Analyst, Director of Management, Public Administration Consultant, Educational Administrators etc.
The average wage that the professionals of Public Policy graduate get is around $55,248 and it is increasing at the rate of 3.6%. The average numbers of people employed are 725,950.
Public Policy courses help the students to learn about how the policies change over time through its impact on various factors. Passionate students can opt for this career who would like to serve the society.
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