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Becoming Batten

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September 29, 2020

Are you undecided about your academic path?  Looking for a program that will help you solve today’s toughest social and policy challenges? Watch a recording of our first information session of the fall for answers to these questions.

Batten MPP Curriculum Overview
September 24, 2020

Our two-year, full-time Master of Public Policy program offers more than the typical policy research and data analysis education found at other public policy schools. Hear from our Academic Affairs team on the specifics of the MPP curriculum.

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September 22, 2020

Learn more about the Minor Class of 2022 and last year's admissions statistics.

MPP Student Life Panel
September 18, 2020

Interested in learning more about the Master of Public Policy program from the perspective of current students? In this webinar, second-year MPP students share their experiences at Batten and in the larger Charlottesville community.

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September 15, 2020

Learn more about the MPP Class of 2022 and last year's admissions statistics.

What is the Batten MPP?
September 14, 2020

At Batten, we're defining a new model of public policy education, one that infuses leadership with policy and policy with leadership. Learn more about the differences of the Batten MPP experience and where the degree can take you.

Female student with a beige sweater writing in a notebook with a pen
September 10, 2020

Applications for Batten’s graduate and undergraduate programs are open, so we asked the Batten admissions team and current Batten students for tips to help you present your most compelling case for admission.

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September 8, 2020

Learn more about the BA Class of 2022 and last year's admissions statistics.

Pen and Paper
September 3, 2020

Want to get some insider tips on what we're looking for in an application essay? Get the inside scoop here from the Batten Admissions team.

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September 1, 2020

Ever wonder who answers your emails to our office or reads your application to Batten? Meet the faces behind Batten Admissions!