USC Price School
The International Public Policy and Management (IPPAM) program is a premier program for early to mid-career professionals interested in working cross-culturally and cross-sectorally with colleagues from around the world in an immersive environment.
Faculty Members in Price School
More than 80 USC Price School faculty are distinguished scholars and professionals who share a deep and abiding commitment to research and teaching. To provide a solid foundation for policy, planning, and management, IPPAM offers exceptional faculty who orient their focus to international students. Click to see more
IMMERSION IN GLOBAL FAMILY
IPPAM provides opportunities for project-based learning with multi-cultural team members.
IPPAM’s global reach is enhanced by more than 850 graduates who work in government, nonprofit organizations and private business entities, many of which are multinational.
IPPAM is a hybrid cohort model that enables students to customize the curriculum around a solid core. While it’s designed to be completed in two years, students may accelerate their progress to finish sooner.
Today, more than ever, the International Public Policy and Management (IPPAM) degree is essential.
IPPAM’s interdisciplinary approach builds on the diverse sectors and professions represented in the IPPAM student body. This approach is instrumental in advancing critical thinking and problem-solving skills in and out of the classroom.
IPPAM is designed to provide current and future policy makers and leaders with the knowledge and skills to develop a more holistic view as they lead in today’s ever changing world.
Representing 135 countries, international students comprise a quarter of USC’s population and add to the diversity of perspectives and knowledge on campus. IPPAM has drawn students from 40 countries, providing current students with a global network of alumni.