Admission and Funding
There are three main academic master’s degree programs at GSPIA. They are completed in 20 months of full-time study or may be completed on a part-time basis. These include the Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of Public & International Affairs (MPIA) and Master of International Development (MID). Each master’s degree provides several options for a major.
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Earning your M.P.A. can lead to a career in public service, both domestically and abroad. Curricula often incorporate courses in policy, economics, analysis and management. These are the top public affairs schools. Each school's score reflects its average rating on a scale from 1 (marginal) to 5 (outstanding), based on a survey of academics at peer institutions.
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