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Master of Education in Education Policy


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Educational organizations must confront serious challenges at the local, state and national levels — now more than ever. Addressing these issues requires strong leaders, individuals trained to analyze policy and apply the latest research and analytic tools to craft innovative solutions.

The UW Master of Education in Education Policy (MEP) degree gives you the knowledge and experience to bring positive change to education. The program combines the latest theories and concepts in policy with real-world experience in the field, preparing you to make an immediate impact with nonprofits and advocacy agencies, philanthropies, school districts and government agencies.

Our Rankings

In 2021, the College of Education was ranked No. 13 by U.S. News & World Report.


Shaped and delivered by leading scholars in the field of education policy, the program is offered by the UW College of Education in collaboration with UW Continuum College.