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.

We are currently accepting MPA applications for Spring 2022 and Fall 2022.  MPA applications for Spring 2022 are due in mid-October.  This updated timeframe will account for application review time and I-20 visa processing for our international applicants. CIPA offers rolling admissions until our cohort is full, to receive consideration for funding, we encourage you to submit your MPA application as soon as possible.

Learn more information about the Executive MPA (EMPA) admissions process and application here.