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What Should I Take This Spring?

Are you interested in exploring a degree program at the Batten School and unsure what to take next? Read this post on J-term and Spring course offerings at the Batten School for some suggested next steps!

Guada Pinto

In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, the Admissions team sat down with second-year Accelerated MPP and Batten Latinx Network (BLN) President Guada Pinto to discuss her student experience and the role of BLN within the Batten School.

Explore National Security Policy at Batten

With UVA’s Intelligence and Security Careers Week about to get underway, we thought we would highlight the ways in which students interested in national security can get involved at Batten.

Meet the MPP Class of 2023

Learn more about the Master of Public Policy Class of 2023 and last year's admissions statistics.

Students in cap and gown with text Admissions Information Session

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 summer information session for answers to these questions.

Students laughing at graduation, with text "Our Favorite Batten Memories"

As we count down the days to the fall semester, we asked some of our students what their favorite Batten memory has been.

Blue ring background with title "My Favorite Graduate Batten Class"

Wondering what the MPP curriculum is like? Hear from some of our current students on which classes stand out as their favorites!

Students in graduation attire laughing

While this past year and a half has presented a number of challenges for individuals across the US and globe, students at Batten also experienced moments of joy. As we reflect on the end of the spring semester, we asked some of our students what their favorite Batten memory has been.

Students walking up stairs with text overlay that says Utilizing Batten Resources Batten Career Services

As a small school, we pride ourselves in the individualized attention we can give to each student. Our Batten community is dedicated to making lasting change in their communities, and with the one-on-one support from our Career Services team, our students have reported some of the highest career placement and first destination rates across the University. Hear from some of our students on their experiences with the Batten Career Center in this next post in the series!

Student working on a laptop

The culmination of the program is an Applied Policy Project that challenges students to perform a professional-quality study for a real-world client. We asked our most recent graduates to share more about their Applied Policy Project and the wide range of topics they researched in this latest blog post!