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cross sector leadership conference panelists

How Pepperdine's MPP Prepares Leaders in Government, Business, and Nonprofits

The School of Public Policy prepares cross-sector public leaders who work across differences and create sustainable policy solutions.

Hans Zeiger (MPP '09)

How a Pepperdine MPP Degree Prepares you for a Career in Elected Office

Hans Zeiger (MPP '09) shares how a Master of Public Policy degree from the Pepperdine School of Public Policy prepared him for a career in elected office.

SPP alumni Troy Senik

How a Pepperdine MPP Degree Prepares you for a Career at a Think-Tank

Troy Senik (MPP '07) shares how a Master of Public Policy degree from the Pepperdine School of Public Policy prepared him for a career at a think-tank.

Hattie Mitchell, Pepperdine School of Public Policy Alumni

How a Pepperdine MPP Degree Prepares you for a Career in Education Policy

Hattie Mitchell (MPP '12) shares how a Master of Public Policy degree from the Pepperdine School of Public Policy prepared her career in education policy.

Lance Christensen

How a Pepperdine MPP Degree Prepares you for a Career in State Government

Lance Christensen (MPP '04) shares how a Master of Public Policy degree from the Pepperdine School of Public Policy prepared his career in the state government.

Washington, DC

How to Get a Public Policy Job in DC

Alumnus Rich Danker (MPP/MBA '10) provides tips and advice on how to secure a public policy job if you are looking to head to the nation's capitol.

student public policy engagement - Pepperdine University

What is the Role of the "Public" in Public Policy?

Q & A with School of Public Policy Dean Pete Peterson (MPP '07) on how the Pepperdine Master of Public Policy degree program focuses on how the public can be better involved in politics and policy.

Sean Whitney - Pepperdine University

How Business and Public Policy Shape One Another

Q & A with Sean Whitney (MPP '15), health policy analyst at Anthem, on his experience in a highly-regulated industry and how he has navigated the intersection between business and public policy with his unique skill set.

Ted McAllister - Pepperdine University

What is Public Policy and Why Study It?

Dr. Ted McAllister answers the question"What is Public Policy?" and explains why its studying public policy is essential to Pepperdine's approach to educating policy leaders.

Alumni at CA state capitol - Pepperdine University

What Can I Do with a Master of Public Policy Degree?

The Pepperdine School of Public Policy uniquely prepares public leaders through a liberal arts curriculum. Discover a variety of public policy career tracks, specific jobs, and employment resources.