Determining if a policy or program is effective and impactful is an important part of working in public service. This Program Evaluation Focus Area provides both quantitative and qualitative methods and frameworks to enhance your skills for collecting and analyzing data.
Basic foundation for all students
- PADM-GP 2171 - Evaluating Programs and Policies
Quantitative foundation choice
- PADM-GP 2875 - Estimating Impacts in Policy Research
Qualitative foundation choice
- PHD-GP 5905 - Qualitative Research Methods
Foundational course for understanding the logic and methods of qualitative evaluation and data gathering. Covers interviews, focus groups, and surveys.