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University of Georgia

Athens, GA



General Description

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program at the University of Georgia is designed to develop professionals who can use their educational experiences to work productively at all levels of public sector management, as well as in research endeavors. The central purpose of the program is to educate students for professional careers in public service including management and policy analysis in government and nonprofit organizations. The program is open to students without previous public service experience as well as students employed in the public sector who are seeking to advance their careers. While normally a terminal professional degree, some graduates of the MPA program have entered PhD or other programs and have assumed academic careers.

Areas of Research

Finance & Budgeting, Leadership, Management, Public Health, Public Policy

Other Programs Offered

Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy

Type or Delivery Method Available

Traditional, in person
Grad School Primary Contact

Eric Zeemering

(706)542-2962

eric.zeemering@uga.edu