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Master of Public Policy and Administration

The Political Science department, in cooperation with the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy, offers the Master of Public Administration and Public Policy (MPPA) degree program.


The MPPA is a professional degree program designed to prepare students to assume responsible positions in public service through a program of study that integrates the theory and practice of public administration and public policy. The program aspires to produce graduates who are literate in the fields of public administration and public policy, have the skills to be effective managers of organizational resources, and possess the analytical abilities to be creative problem solvers.

To apply to the MPPA program, CLICK HERE.

Submission of a GRE score with an application for admission to the MPPA program for the spring, summer, or fall semester of 2021 is optional.

Apply for MPPA Assistantships, Scholarships and Awards HERE!


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