Understand the Dynamics of Public Opinion
Enroll in this innovative master’s program in political science that explores the psychology of public opinion, attitude change, and propaganda. Learn how the public reacts to events, media campaigns, and public relations efforts. Get firsthand experience about the major research methods used to study the dynamics of public opinion. Anyone interested in working for political campaigns, public relations, and the media, or who wants to work for federal or local legislators, or not-for-profit organizations, should apply.
Excel in the Public Sector
Register for Stony Brook’s Master of Arts in Public Policy program and go on to lead and shape the world at all levels of government. Recent graduates have attained key positions in the offices of local congressmen, councilmen, and borough presidents as well as agencies such as NYPIRG and the Washington Center. The program’s alumni network will help provide you with internships as well as staff and management placements in government agencies; political campaigns; public policy journals; private, nonprofit, and advocacy organizations; and industry associations.
For more on both of these programs, please visit www.stonybrook.edu/polsci.