The University of Southern Maine’s Muskie School of Public Service combines an extensive applied research and technical assistance portfolio with rigorous academic programs. In addition to preparing students for successful careers in public service, public health, and the non-profit sphere, Muskie’s graduate programs strengthen the civic life of our Maine community.
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MPPM & MPH
Designed for working professionals and pre-career students who aspire to professional roles in a range of policy arenas.
Combine a MPPM or MPH degree with another graduate degree to build a unique skillset that will help you stand out from the competition.
A solid foundation of knowledge and skills in health literacy and communication, quality improvement, and patient safety. Offers students the opportunity to pursue interests in health systems, basic public health sciences, and data analysis and translation.
Podcast title - Episode 13: Juvenile Justice - Past, Present, & Future
Podcast short description - We explore some of the historical perspectives of juvenile justice and different models for addressing youth in crisis.read more
Podcast title - Episode 12: Sport in American Culture and Communities - Part 2
Podcast short description - We discuss access to sport, diversity and inclusion, free speech, and sport management career paths.read more
Podcast title - Episode 11: Sport in American Culture and Communities
Podcast short description - We explore the role that sport plays in American culture and its ability to build community, connection, and belonging.read more