Master of Arts in Applied Politics (MAAP)
Suffolk’s Master of Arts in Applied Politics program is specifically focused on the pragmatics of political systems and processes. From a solid base of academic knowledge in areas like political organization, party politics, and voting, you will build practical skills that are vital to success for a policy professional, including data and policy analysis, and writing.This program’s real-world focus, including a required internship, will strengthen your skills and provide valuable networking contacts for your career. You will graduate ready to take up professional roles that make a real difference in areas like campaign management or consulting, lobbying, interest group management, and government leadership.
|Fall||March 15 (Priority), June 15, then rolling|
|Spring||October 15 (Priority), then rolling|
Learn more about the advantages of priority applications.
- Completed online application
- $50 Application Fee (waived for students who visit campus)
- Goal Statement (essay)
- Two Letters of Recommendation
- Official Transcripts of all post-secondary education
- Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic Scores (international students only)
View details about application materials required.
Paying for Graduate School
Full-Time, per semester
|Cost Per Credit (2019-2020)
For Part-Time students
Courses & Requirements
Learn more about the classes, requirements, and different options available to complete the program.
Applied Politics Information Request