CIPA  2020-21 Recruiting Schedule

Note: Due to the Pandemic, all Spring 2021 recruitment events will be held online. 

We enjoy meeting with prospective students face-to-face and via Zoom. Please check our spring recruitment schedule below to see when and where our staff will be attending  graduate school fairs and making college visits.  If any of them are in your area, we encourage you to attend!

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Request more information about the residential MPA program.

Request more information about the Executive MPA program and contact our EMPA Enrollment Counselors.

You're invited to Cornell University's MPA
Spring Admitted Students Day!

Click here to see the schedule and register. 

Ready to improve lives and lead in a post-pandemic world? An MPA provides cutting-edge, interdisciplinary tools for addressing the world's most pressing challenges. Executive Director Thomas O'Toole will lead this interactive session, presenting an overview of the importance of the MPA degree when rebuilding our world after an international crisis. Learn more about concentration opportunities, the certificate programs we offer, off-campus study opportunities, and more!

12:00PM-12:45PM EST

Registration link coming soon

Join Cornell University's Assistant Director of Career Management, Millie Reed, as she discusses actionable next steps for future students of Cornell University's Master of Public Administration program.  This webinar will provide an overview of the first fall semester at Cornell, where you will update your resume, prepare for internship interviews, start networking, and take PADM 5012 Professional Development for Public Affairs. This course prepares MPA students to enter the job market with the expertise and experience to launch a successful career in the field of public affairs.

12:00PM-1:00PM EST

Registration link coming soon.

Hear from Millie Reed, Assistant Director of Career Management, regarding Cornell University's approach to experiential learning, how you can customize your coursework, and how getting an MPA will make you marketable in the workforce. We also introduce you to some of our high-achieving MPA alumni and explore their career trajectories.

12:00PM-1:00PM EST

Registration link coming soon.

Join us for a virtual information session led by Maria Fitzpatrick, Director of CIPA, and Thomas O'Toole, Executive Director of CIPA, to learn more about Cornell University's Master of Public Administration program.

This webinar is designed specifically for admitted Chinese students and will take place on April 6, 2021, at 8:00 PM China Standard Time (8:00 AM Eastern Standard Time) on Tuesday, April 6.  Click here to convert the webinar time to another time zone.

8:00AM-9:00AM EST

Registration link coming soon..