The MPA Program
The Political Science Department also offers a Masters Degree in Public Administration.
The MPA program provides professional education to individuals preparing themselves for leadership and management roles in public affairs and administration. The program provides students with principles and skills, primarily in management of human, fiscal, information, and other resources; policy and program analysis and evaluation; ethical, legal and practical concerns of serving the public interest in a democratic society; understanding of the diverse perspectives that comprise the public interest; and knowledge of the institutions and processes of society and organizations.
Prospective students should consult the MPA program website for more information.