NEWS & Upcoming Events
Interested in an MPA degree?
For more information about the program, please attend our Fall 2014 Prospective Student Open House
Fall 2014 Capstone will be held December 4 from 6 - 8pm in CIS. Attendance is required. Dress is business casual.
Congrats to our 2014-2015 New Hanover County Fellows!
From left to right: Caroline Dawkins, Phil Lamotte, and Megan Upchurch. See more student news here.
Hire an MPA! Check out our Resume Booklet for students and alumni looking for employment and/or internships.
The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program, housed in the Department of Public & International Affairs in the College of Arts & Sciences, is an interdisciplinary, terminal professional degree. The MPA program at UNCW is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration (NASPAA).
What is an MPA?
The Masters of Public Administration (MPA) degree is the professional degree for
students seeking a career in public service or nonprofit management. MPA
programs develop the skills and techniques used by managers to implement
policies, projects, and programs that resolve important problems within their
organization and in society.