Learn to perform sophisticated data analyses, draw substantive conclusions, and effectively communicate results to address contemporary political, policy, and governance challenges.

Degree Type:
Entry Terms:
Fall, Spring, and Summer
Mode of Study:
5 courses
Time to Complete:
9 – 12 months

Program Overview

Gain foundational skills in statistical analysis and the opportunity to develop expertise in a specialty area – including advanced statistics, geospatial analysis, political behavior and public policy analysis, and public management. No prior coursework in quantitative methods is necessary – we welcome students from diverse academic backgrounds who are committed to acquiring expertise in the field of analytics.

The certificate can be completed by students seeking a stand-alone credential in analytics, or by those who wish to supplement one of their other degree programs, such as the MA in GovernmentMA in Public Management, or MA in Global Security Studies.

Learn From Experts

Our faculty are a combination of Johns Hopkins professors, scholar-practitioners, and experts at the highest levels of government and industry.

Coursework to Match Your Career Aspirations

Develop skills and gain practical experience in statistical analysis, geospatial analysis, political behavior, policy analysis, or public management.

Take the Next Step

Learn how to use data to improve government functions.

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Advanced Academic Programs Admissions

This program is designed to be completed in 12 months.

This program will cost $20,555 if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs ($1,692) were accurate at the time of posting but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $ N/A of debt.

Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

The following do not have licensure requirements for this profession: Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Federated States of Micronesia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Marshall Islands, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Marianas, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Palau, 6 Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

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