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Bachelor of Arts - Canadian Public Policy

Mount Allison University
Canada, New Brunswick, Sackville
Tuition fee CA$20,998 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$19,040), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$350 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$50) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Dormitory fee CA$10,000 per year

The above fee is an estimated amount for living expenses during the two academic semesters.

  • Including the cost of food, rent, books, transportation and other living expenses (varies depending on your living preferences).
  • Estimated living expenses are to be used as a guide only and subject to change.

There is a lot of residence options for you to choose from depending on your needs and preferences. Be sure to find a place close to your campus and easily accessible by regular and frequent public transit.

More information

mta.ca/programs/cpp 

Overview

Canadian Public Policy (CPP) is an interdisciplinary program examining public decision-making and policy processes related to environmental, social, health, and economic policy.

The Canadian Public Policy program at Mount Allison provides an adaptable and broad knowledge base for students interested in all levels of Canadian-based policy work, giving students a strong foundation in policy analysis and implementation.

Students take a core set of political science and economics courses from the foundation of the CPP program, then select areas of specialization to complete their degree.

Topics of study include:

  • theories and processes of public policy-making
  • analysis of public policy fields like environment, health, and education
  • political leadership in Canada
  • Canadian federalism and intergovernmental relations
  • social and legal issues and policies in regional, national, and international contexts
  • organizational behaviour, financial and management accounting

Career opportunities

Popular career paths for Canadian public policy graduates include:

  • public policy/business analyst
  • lawyer
  • municipal administrator
  • government relations officer
  • not-for-profit sector
  • policy researcher
  • policy consultant
  • lobbyist
  • legislative/executive assistant (for MPs, provincial representatives)
Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States