MPA Program - Helpful Links
American Society of Public Administrators (ASPA)
- ASPA is a professional organization for Public Administrators. They
offer membership and a monthly newsletter as well as an annual conference.
National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and
This association is for graduate programs in public administration, public
policy and public affairs. The NASPAA Commission on Peer Review and
Accreditation is responsible for accreditation for these types of graduate
The Association for Public Policy Analysis and
- APPAM's focus is to improve public
policy and management through research, analysis and education.
Academy of Management (AOM)
professional association for scholars, AOM attempts to create and disseminate
information and knowledge about management and organizations.
American Political Science Association (APSA)
- APSA is a professional organization for the study of political science.
American Federation of State, County and Municipal
largest union for workers in public service, AFSCME attempts to advocate for
social and economic justice at work.
American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE)
- AFGE is the largest union for Federal employees.
International City/County Management Association (ICMA)
- ICMA is an organization promoting strong professional management at the local
level of government.
Public Administration News
- The online version of
this magazine offers articles updated daily on topics affecting Federal, State
and Local governments.
International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives
- This website was
created to support local governments sustainability plans or "local agenda
21's" an idea drawn from the Earth Summit held in Brazil, see also the UN site.
Political Science Newsletter
Public Service Monster
Graduate Requirement Exam (GRE) -
Want to sign up for the MPA program but you haven't taken the necessary entrance
exam? Click here to sign up for and learn more about the GRE.
School of Graduate Studies
- If you
have any questions about the applying, the graduate school can help you through
Results of 2003 Student Survey
- Learn what the students
feel about the program from these survey results:
Last Modified: June 27, 2012