The Master of Public Administration degree program is entirely funded by student fees and is administered through The Tseng College, hence the designation.
The University MPA program is multidisciplinary and draws on a wide array of scholarly resources that are most relevant to the changing professional practice of the public administrator.
Emphasis on Scholarship and Application
The MPA program provides a strong academic foundation, while also emphasizing current practical applications. Faculty members include both professors from several University departments and senior-level public managers.
The academic oversight of the MPA program is under the purview of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.