For-Credit Winter Graduate Course

Improving Programs through Performance Measurement

January 5 - January 18, 2025
Rome, Italy

To apply, please go here. If you have any questions, please contact Douglas Call at

The University of Maryland School of Public Policy will offer an in-person, for-credit international course on evaluation-based, performance monitoring and management in Rome, Italy during Winter 2025. Classroom instruction will be provided by university instructors and guest faculty—complemented by consultations with officials of the Italian Government, international organizations, and NGOs in Rome and Florence.

The course is a three-credit, stand-alone course for doctoral, master’s level, and advanced undergraduate students (juniors and seniors) studying social policy-related subjects such as economics, education, international development, political science/governance, public administration, public health, public policy, social welfare, sociology, and urban planning.

Applications will be accepted through September 25, 2024. A full description of the course can be found by clicking on the course announcement below.

Students at the National Institute for the Evaluation of Education and Training

Students at the Bank of Italy

Students at the Ministry of Economy and Finance