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 23: Covid-19 in rural communities - The emerging story
Podcast short description - We discuss how Covid-19 has impacted rural health and rural economies.read more
Event date - July 22, 2020
Event title - Racial Injustice: Uplifting black and brown youth voices to inspire change
Event descriptions - Part of a series of conversations to discuss meaningful change. Hosted by the University of Maine School of Law.read more
Event date - July 14, 2020
Event title - Greater Good webinar: Covid-19 in Rural Communities - The emerging story
Event descriptions - We discuss the challenge that Covid-19 poses to rural health and rural economies, and how we can reimagine our health systems to create a brighter rural future.read more