George Mason University - Schar School of Policy and Government

  • VA


3351 Fairfax Drive
United States

About Us

The Schar School of Policy and Government at George Mason University seeks to prepare its graduates for roles of leadership and responsibility in global governance, public service, non-profit management, corporate consulting and private entrepreneurship. Through an interdisciplinary curriculum, the Schar School seeks to develop the next generation of critical thinkers and problems solvers across the public, private, and non-profit sectors.

The Schar School offers the following degree programs:

Master of Public Policy (MPP)

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Master of Science (MS) in Biodefense

Master of Arts (MA) in International Commerce and Policy

Master of Arts (MA) in International Security

Master of Science (MS) in Peace Operations

Master of Arts (MA) in Political Science

Master of Science (MS) in Organization Development and Knowledge Management

Master of Arts (MA) in Transportation Policy, Operations, and Logistics


Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Biodefense

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Political Science

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Public Policy