The Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota ranks among the country’s top 10 professional public policy and planning schools, and is widely recognized for its success in advancing the common good through a comprehensive, world-class program. The School offers six distinctive master’s degrees, a doctoral degree, and five certificate programs that match students’ passion with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to solve real-world challenges. The School is long noted for equipping students to play key roles in public life at the local, state, national, and global levels.
The School is long noted for its role in examining public issues and shaping public policy at the local, state, national, and international levels, and for providing leadership and management expertise to public and nonprofit organizations.
Master of Development Practice
Master of Human Rights
Master of Public Affairs (Mid-Career)
Master of Public Policy
Master of Science in Science, Technology, and Environmental Policy
Thor Hong (MPP ’15) was recently promoted at the U.S. Department of Labor to international relations analyst in the Office of Child Labor, Forced Labor, and Human Trafficking. He was formerly a program analyst.
Neeraj Mehta (MPP ’04) recently published a commentary in the Star Tribune regarding oppression in Minneapolis. Mehta is currently the director of community-based research at the University of Minnesota’s Center for Urban and Regional Affairs.