What is an MPA?
An MPA is a Master of Public Administration. The interdisciplinary degree:
• Builds professional knowledge and operating competence for the experienced public administrator or the student seeking a career as a manager in public or nonprofit agencies
• Enhances general public management skills
• Helps the student develop special depth in a particular administrative area, policy field, or level of government
The MPA degree is conferred by the College of Social and Behavioral Science.