Public Policy and Administration
Apr 24 2013Ph.D. in Public Administration
Boise State University’s new Doctor of Philosophy in Public Policy and Administration is designed to [...]Read more
Apr 24 2013Graduate Conflict Management Program
Boise State offers two academic certificate programs for people interested in improving their ability to [...]Read more
Apr 24 2013This is Boise State
Boise State is Idaho’s metropolitan research university, located in the state’s population center and capital [...]Read more
Welcome to Public Policy and Administration
The Department of Public Policy and Administration is engaged in graduate level education in public policy and administration and a range of research and training activities.
The Doctor of Philosophy in Public Policy and Administration will prepare students for a variety of career choices including administration in public and nonprofit organizations; policy research in natural resource, environmental and other areas of public policy in government, nonprofits, advocacy groups, consulting organizations and academic teaching/research positions. The doctorate builds on a nationally accredited master’s degree program in public administration. Download the flier for the Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration Degree (PDF).
The MPA degree offered through the Department of Public Policy and Administration is accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NSPPAA, formerly known as NASPAA). This program is one of only nine programs accredited by NSPPAA in Idaho, surrounding states, and the Northwest, including Oregon, Washington, Montana, Utah, Nevada and Wyoming.
Jun 18 2013
Mary Pritchard, professor of psychology, authored a Huffington Post blog post titled “Cleaning Out My
Jun 12 2013
An interview with Greg Hampikian, professor of biology and criminal justice, that was taped earlier
Jun 12 2013
Gary Moncrief, professor of political science, was quoted in a Boise Weekly story about Idaho