See the course descriptions page for more information about required courses.
Orientation and summer courses: offered virtually as a result of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).
Fall and spring: Students have the option to pursue a hybrid of in-person and remote learning OR take classes entirely remotely. All classes with more than 20 students will be held remotely. In-person instruction is at the discretion of the professor.
Subject to change based on federal, state, and University guidance.
See detailed information about the University's response to COVID-19 at healthy.brown.edu.
June 1 - 5, 2020
Summer Sequence 1
June 8 - July 10, 2020
|Economics for Public Policy|
|Statistics for Public Policy|
Summer Sequence 2
July 13 - August 13, 2020
|Economics of Government Intervention|
|Statistics for Program Evaluation|
September 9 - December 11, 2020
|Policy Analysis and Problem Solving|
|The Politics of Policymaking in Comparative Perspective|
Spring Sequence 1
January 4 - February 26, 2021
Spring Sequence 2
March 1 - April 23, 2021
|Policy Problems of the 21st Century|
|Systems Dynamics: Policy Analysis for a Complex World|
|Management and Implementation in Public and Non-Profit Organizations|
Classes and course sequence subject to change.
May 2, 2021 (tentative)