MPA Student Handbook
Welcome to the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program at the Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs (MSPIA) at Baruch College. We are confident that this will be a life-changing experience that will give you a huge boost in your understanding of public affairs and in your professional career. The MPA seeks to produce effective administrative leaders and thoughtful policy analysts. Our graduates work in the public interest in government, nonprofits and the private sector.
This MPA Student Handbook is designed to provide students already enrolled in the part-time or full-time MPA program with the information needed to help smooth the journey through the degree. You should also consult the general Graduate Academic Advisement Handbook and regularly meet with your Academic Advisor.
Students in the Executive MPA should consult directly with the Executive MPA Faculty Director and Advisor.
If you are not yet an MPA student and are interested in applying, visit the Apply Now page: https://marxe.baruch.cuny.edu/apply-today/