A career in public or non-profit management provides an opportunity to shape the future of our communities and to improve our overall quality of life. SPPD's Master of Public Administration (MPA) program continues to be rated among the top public administration programs nationwide. Most recently, the USC MPA degree program was ranked seventh in the nation in the 2008 survey of public administration, public policy and public affairs programs, conducted by U.S. News and World Report.
NASPAA, National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration, CAHME,
International Student Requirements:
International students must also submit the following documents:
•official TOEFL scores (Institution Code: 4852)
•official transcripts indicating the award of all degrees with the title and date conferred in the applicant's native language and an exact translation into English of each document
•a financial guarantee statement showing proof of the ability to pay all tuition and living expenses