Pepperdine School of Public Policy Blog

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.

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.

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.

Faculty Perspective: "What is Public Policy?"

Dr. Ted McAllister explains how this question, more than a textbook answer, is essential to Pepperdine's approach to educating policy leaders.

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.