Transportation Technology and Policy

About the Program

Learn More About the Program

The Transportation Technology and Policy (TTP) Graduate Group, hosted by the Institute of Transportation Studies at UC Davis, offers M.S. and Ph.D. degree programs that prepare students to play decisive roles in creating a sustainable and equitable transportation future. Our interdisciplinary approach transcends the boundaries of traditional engineering-based studies and draws on a multitude of academic disciplines including economics, psychology, political science, ecology, and management.

Degree Type
Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Degrees Offered
M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan B
Lead Dean

College of Engineering

Major Code
QE Exception: No outside member needed, S/U Exception

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
Priority: Jan 15, 2024
General: Apr 1, 2024
Space Available: Jun 1, 2024
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2024
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2024

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
JoAnna Lewis

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Group Chair
Susan Handy
(530) 752-5878 |

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: Primary Contact
Susan Handy
Transportation Technology and Policy
(530) 752-5878 |

Advisor: Admissions Only
Gil Tal
Transportation Technology and Policy

Graduate Studies Contacts

Senior Academic Advisor
Brittney Dinelli