On-Campus Information Sessions
Take advantage of this great opportunity to learn more about the Mills Master of Public Policy (MPP) and Joint MPP/MBA programs.
During information sessions, we will discuss:
- the academic components of the program
- hands-on learning opportunities through it
- career service offerings
- application and financial aid processes and tips
You will also have an opportunity to hear from alums who are currently putting their degree to use in the working world.
Light refreshments will be provided.
Wednesday, January 29, 6:15 pm
Saturday, March 8, 10:15 am
Tuesday, May 13, 6:15 pm
Application fee waivers for Fall 2014 admission will be offered to those who attend.
Webinar Information Sessions
For those who cannot make it to campus, we are now offering online information sessions. These virtual sessions will cover an overview of the program in a webinar style format and participants will have the opportunity to ask questions live via a chat feature.
Thursday, February 13, 12:00–1:00 pm
Friday, April 11, 12:00–1:00 pm
Friday, April 18, 12:00-1:00 pm *MPP/MBA focus*
Tuesday, June 17, 12:00-1:00 pm
Tuesday, June 24, 12:00-1:00 pm
Drop-in Admission Consultations for MPP, MPP/MBA, and MBA programs
Interested in our Master of Public Policy (MPP) or MPP/MBA programs, but not quite sure how to proceed? We are here to help. Drop-in to talk with us about your potential fit for our programs in a relaxed atmosphere. Representatives from both the Public Policy and Business programs will be available to discuss your academic and professional goals and give you pointers on how to prepare a strong application.
Wednesday, March 26, 4:30–6:30 pm
246 Grand Ave (across from Fairyland), Oakland
MPP/MBA Happy Hour
Joint MPP/MBA Degree Happy Hour
Are you interested in pursuing a cross-sector career or leading a social enterprise?
If so, join us for an informal opportunity to learn more about our unique Joint MPP/MBA degree. Current students and program representatives would be delighted to talk with you about the admissions process, the curriculum, and relevant career paths.
Light refreshments will be served.
Wednesday, June 18, 5:30–7:00pm
Portal Restaurant & Beer Garden
1611 2nd Avenue (overlooking Lake Merritt), Oakland
Graduate School Application and Financial Aid Workshop
Ever wonder what graduate school admission committees are thinking about when they review applications? Let us demystify the process for you.
Join us for an interactive workshop led by representatives from professional graduate programs. Learn from admission committee insiders about the statement of purpose, letters of recommendation, and interview responses. We will also provide a brief overview to help you navigate the financial aid process and apply for scholarships that support your studies.
Afterwards, stay for optional information sessions about the Mills College Masters of Public Policy (MPP) and Joint MPP/MBA programs.
Check back for the Fall 2014 Workshop date.