Document Type



Public Affairs and Administration

Publication Date

Fall 9-30-2016


A professional graduate program (Master of Public Administration) with concentration in:

  • Healthcare, Human resources, Law, Nonprofit, and Public Management

Accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA).

  • The only international accrediting body in the discipline.

Each accreditation is for seven years.

SPAA MPA program will go through reaccreditation in 2017-2018.

Self-study process, reporting, and site visit are essential components of accreditation.

The mission of the M.P.A. Program is to improve the quality of public service by developing professionals and leaders equipped with knowledge and skills in theories, methodology, and innovative practice in the interdisciplinary field of public administration. Our graduates lead and manage a diverse range of government, nonprofit, and health care organizations and make positive impacts on the lives of citizens locally, nationally, and globally.


Presented at the Teaching and Learning Bash 2016.