Degree Information

Find the policy path that is right for you.

In complex times, the world's most vexing problems need fresh analytical perspectives. Batten's challenging degree programs provide students with the tools to move analyses to action.

Batten offers a variety of post-graduate Master of Public Policy programs. The traditional MPP program takes two years to complete and attracts students from a variety of majors and with a wealth of work experience. Drawing upon collaborative relationships with UVa's top-rated professional schools, the streamlined curricular approach of our dual degree programs allows students to maximize academic synergies and expedite their two degree programs.

For talented UVa undergraduate students, we offer the opportunity to earn an accelerated Bachelor's degree and Master of Public Policy in four or five years.