PA 871 Public Program Evaluation

Routinely offered: This course is offered every year.

Public Program Evaluation presents strategies for evaluating the efficacy of public programs, as well as strategies for addressing the challenges of applying program evaluation methods in “real world” policy settings. Topics include evaluation ethics, logic model development, experimental and quasi-experimental methods, outcome measurement, and communicating evaluation results. Learning is applied to a client-sponsored evaluation project.

How Public Program Evaluation fulfills the Wisconsin Idea


Recent Syllabus

Fall 2022 Syllabus (pdf)