Finding a Job
Graduates of the MPA program make essential contributions in international public,
nonprofit, and private sectors while being leaders in their communities. The MPA faculty
and staff are here to help you obtain great jobs and meaningful internships.
In addition to our direct assistance, we highly encourage our students to utilize the University of Utah's Career and Professional Development Center resources. The Career and Professional Development Center offers comprehensive career assistance to all current students and recent alumni. Check out their official website for up-to-date information on current resources. MPA students can also schedule free advising sessions with our dedicated career advisor!
Career Services Advising
MPA students have access to the University of Utah's career service advisors. Current students and recent alumni can schedule an appointment with an advisor for assistance with any of the
- General Career Planning
- Cover Letters
- Internship and job searches
- Interview Prep
- Salary Negotiation Strategies
Faculty and Alumni Network
The Master of Public Administration program at the University of Utah has access to an extensive network of professional opportunities through its faculty and alumni. MPA Graduates will have access to this network, and all of its exceptional career opportunities.