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Fall 2009 - Fall 2013 Student Enrollment Trends by Academic Major
Graduate & Undergraduate
School of Public Policy
Select a Level
  Fall Changes from
12 to 13
5-Yr Changes
2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Major Degree N% N% N% N% N% N% N%
Administration of Justice CERG -- -- 2 0.1 1 0.0 -- NANA NANA
Association Management CERG -- 1 0.0 -- -- -- NANA NANA
Biodefense MS 33 1.4 29 1.3 44 2.0 46 2.2 41 1.9 - 5 - 10.9 8 24.2
 PHD 39 1.7 41 1.8 30 1.3 26 1.2 29 1.4 3 11.5 - 10 - 25.6
Collaboration & Learning in Policy Org. CERG -- 1 0.0 1 0.0 -- -- NANA NANA
Crit Ana and Strat Res to Terr CERG 1 0.0 1 0.0 -- -- 7 0.3 NANA 6 600.0
Culture and Values in Social Policy CERG 2 0.1 3 0.1 -- -- 1 0.0 NANA - 1 - 50.0
Emergency Mgmt & Homeland Secu CERG 6 0.3 3 0.1 4 0.2 5 0.2 3 0.1 - 2 - 40.0 - 3 - 50.0
Global Medical Policy CERG -- -- -- 1 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 NANA
Global Trade Management CERG 3 0.1 -- 1 0.0 3 0.1 2 0.1 - 1 - 33.3 - 1 - 33.3
Governance Systems and Policy Management CERG 1 0.0 1 0.0 -- -- -- NANA NANA
Government and International Politics BA 822 34.9 759 33.1 706 31.5 615 29.0 605 28.7 - 10 - 1.6 - 217 - 26.4
Government and Politics BA 2 0.1 1 0.0 1 0.0 -- -- NANA NANA
Health and Medical Policy MS -- -- 8 0.4 27 1.3 34 1.6 7 25.9 NANA
International Business Planning CERG 1 0.0 1 0.0 -- -- -- NANA NANA
International Commerce and Policy MA 239 10.2 237 10.3 232 10.3 194 9.2 185 8.8 - 9 - 4.6 - 54 - 22.6
International Market Analysis CERG 1 0.0 -- -- -- -- NANA NANA
International Studies BA -- 1 0.0 1 0.0 -- -- NANA NANA
Law MPP -- -- -- 1 0.0 -- NANA NANA
Managing International Commerce CERG 2 0.1 2 0.1 -- -- -- NANA NANA
National Security and Public Policy CERG 4 0.2 6 0.3 4 0.2 5 0.2 8 0.4 3 60.0 4 100.0
New Professional Studies MS 81 3.4 62 2.7 -- 1 0.0 1 0.0 0 0.0 - 80 - 98.8
Non-Degree Contract Course NDG -- -- -- 1 0.0 -- NANA NANA
Nonprofit Management CERG 2 0.1 2 0.1 2 0.1 3 0.1 4 0.2 1 33.3 2 100.0
Organization Development and Knowledge Management MS 70 3.0 73 3.2 76 3.4 71 3.3 59 2.8 - 12 - 16.9 - 11 - 15.7
Peace Operations MS -- -- 60 2.7 72 3.4 59 2.8 - 13 - 18.1 NANA
Political Science MA 51 2.2 52 2.3 47 2.1 55 2.6 55 2.6 0 0.0 4 7.8
 PHD 31 1.3 45 2.0 50 2.2 47 2.2 48 2.3 1 2.1 17 54.8
Public Administration BS 68 2.9 83 3.6 94 4.2 79 3.7 92 4.4 13 16.5 24 35.3
 MPA 275 11.7 279 12.2 278 12.4 265 12.5 267 12.6 2 0.8 - 8 - 2.9
Public Management CERG -- -- -- -- 1 0.0 NANA NANA
Public Policy MPP 372 15.8 378 16.5 370 16.5 373 17.6 389 18.4 16 4.3 17 4.6
 PHD 146 6.2 143 6.2 151 6.7 151 7.1 140 6.6 - 11 - 7.3 - 6 - 4.1
 NDG 1 0.0 -- -- -- -- NANA NANA
Regional Trade Policy and Planning CERG -- 1 0.0 -- -- -- NANA NANA
Science and Technology Policy CERG -- -- 1 0.0 -- -- NANA NANA
Science, Technology & Global Economy CERG 1 0.0 -- -- -- -- NANA NANA
Transportation Policy, Operations, & Logistic MA 38 1.6 42 1.8 32 1.4 30 1.4 30 1.4 0 0.0 - 8 - 21.1
Transportation and Logistics Policy CERG 8 0.3 1 0.0 -- -- 1 0.0 NANA - 7 - 87.5
Undeclared NDG 52 2.2 45 2.0 48 2.1 48 2.3 49 2.3 1 2.1 - 3 - 5.8
Unit Total 2,352 100.0 2,293 100.0 2,243 100.0 2,120 100.0 2,111 100.0 - 9 - 0.4 - 241 - 10.2