Ready to take on some of the world’s most complex policy challenges?  You’re in the right place.  We are looking for students of exceptional quality who have the analytical, leadership and communication skills necessary to succeed in a career serving the public in government, nonprofit or for-profit sectors.

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. 

CIPA 101 Admissions Blog

Our CIPA 101 Admissions Blog offers application tips, profiles of students and alumni, and general behind-the-scenes information about our MPA program.

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