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
GTTP
Exceptions
QE Exception: No outside member needed, S/U Exception

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
Priority: Jan 15, 2022
General: Apr 1, 2022
Space Available: Jun 1, 2022
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2022
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2022

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Annemarie Schaaf
(530) 752-0247 | aschaaf@ucdavis.edu

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Group Chair
Susan Handy
(530) 752-5878 | slhandy@ucdavis.edu

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: Admissions Only
Gil Tal
Inst of Transportation Studies
gtal@ucdavis.edu

Advisor: Primary Contact
Susan Handy
Environmental Science & Policy
(530) 752-5878 | slhandy@ucdavis.edu