CIPA offers a two year program of study leading to the Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree. With an interdisciplinary curriculum, our students have access to faculty members across Cornell University, which is among the largest and most diverse of the Ivy League universities.

Our graduates pursue successful careers across a wide range of spaces, including education, healthcare, criminal justice, sustainability, and economic policy. If you want to solve some of the world’s most complex public policy challenges, CIPA should be the next step in your career.

Alan Mathios
The Rebecca Q. and James C. Morgan Dean of the College of Human Ecology

CIPA offers rolling admissions. We will consider all applications received through the middle of May. If you would like to be considered for funding, please submit your application as soon as possible.