Elections & Campaign Management
Master’s Degree in
Passionate about Politics?
Influence who is elected, who governs, and who leads by taking a leadership role in political campaign management.
Fordham University’s one-year master’s degree program prepares future political consultants for senior-level positions in:
Elections and Campaign Management
Meet some ECM alumni.
Dissect the Political Process
Learn core technical skills in quantitative analysis and survey research while delving into courses with distinguished faculty on:
- Political consulting firms
- National and state-level political campaigns
- Media networks
- Organizations that promote civic engagement and participation
View the curriculum.
Build Your Professional Network
Be ready to hit the ground running during a required internship in the hotbed of politics that is New York City.
We leverage partnerships to secure placements for our students in top campaigns, consulting and media firms and other political organizations. Internship placements have included:
- Voting behavior
- Campaign strategy
- Technology and social media
- Campaign Finance and ethics
- PR and marketing communications
More on Internships.
Elections & Campaign Management in the News
ECM Alum Marc Brumer Named Northeast Regional Press Secretary for the Democratic Campaign Congressional Committee (DCCC)
New NYC mayor seeks to advance liberal agenda, APP.com
- Bill De Blasio for NYC Mayor campaign
- Fox News
- NBC News
- Michael Bloomberg for NYC Mayor
- Hillary Clinton for President
Reading the tea leaves: a Q&A with Costas Panagopoulos, OUPblog
Meet Tom Basile: He's been around the world, but home is where he hopes to serve, Rockland County Times
For De Blasio, a Wider Lead in Finances, New York Times
Fordham University Prof. Costas Panagopoulos Molds Political Campaign Managers of the Future, New York Daily News
60 Seconds with Costas Panagopoulos, New York Post