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George Mason’s School of Public Policy emphasizes applied research. Our faculty consists of public policy scholars and practitioners, who provide practical, informed commentary on issues that matter to your audience.
Their areas of expertise include American government and politics, terrorism and transnational crime, entrepreneurship, national security, global commerce and trade, regional economic analysis, transportation and more.
Facts and Figures
Please download our fact sheet for an overview of the School of Public Policy.
- Originally established in 1990 as an institute within George Mason University.
- The institute became the School of Public Policy in July 2000.
- Ranked as the number one program in its field for federal and total research expenditures by the National Science Foundation.
- There are nearly 1,000 students enrolled in SPP programs.
University Press Kit
For additional information and background on George Mason University, please download the Media Relations Press Kit.
Members of the press are welcome to contact faculty directly. If you’re on deadline or seek additional help identifying the best source for your story, please call (703) 993-9824 or email Andy Brown, director of marketing and communications.