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 9: Burning Platform - The Arctic and Climate Change
Podcast short description - How a changing climate is impacting Arctic economies, populations, laws, policies, and landscapes today.read more
Podcast title - Episode 8: Seeking Asylum in 2019 - Part 2
Podcast short description - We revisit the current state of immigration in the U.S. and talk about the education of and demand for immigration lawyers.read more
Podcast title - Episode 7: Seeking Asylum in 2019
Podcast short description - We discuss how the process of seeking asylum in the U.S. has changed over time and the global issues impacting our current immigration system.read more