What is an MPA?

A Master in Public Administration (MPA) degree is designed for individuals passionate about devoting their careers to service. Whether your goal is to become a city manager, lead a nonprofit organization, work in federal government, be a change agent in healthcare or educational institutions, or analyze and develop public policy, the MPA program will prepare you to improve the lives of people and communities.

MPA graduates work in diverse fields:

  • nonprofit management
  • local, state, and federal government
  • philanthropy
  • healthcare
  • international development
  • educational administration
  • arts and recreation management