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Ph.D. in Public Policy: How to Apply

How to Apply for a Ph.D. in Public Policy

Learn more about how to join a community of leaders with a future of making a difference.

Applications paused for Fall 2022

Due to an unexpectedly large 2021 entering cohort and our desire to provide robust financial support to our doctoral students, the Ph.D. program will not be accepting applications for Fall 2022. We will begin reviewing applications for admission in September 2022 for students wishing to enter the program in Fall 2023. In the meantime, please reach out to one of our expert Graduate Admissions Coordinators to learn more about the LBJ School's degree programs.