University of Colorado At Colorado Springs

School of Public Affairs

Public Administration


1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway

Colorado Springs, CO 80933

United States




1-719- 262-4110

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MPA - Master of Public Administration, Certificate - Public Management; Nonprofit Management; Nonprofit Fund Development; Homeland Defense; Security Intelligence

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program expertly blends educational theory and practice. Most faculty hold the highest degree (Ph.D.) in their respective fields and research extensively. Respected government officials and public and nonprofit administrators share their management expertise and perspectives on public policies. The program's balanced theoretical and practical mix fully prepares individuals for the complex challenges facing today's public and nonprofit leaders in the state, region and nation. Courses hone the skills and knowledge needed for effective organizational management or to formulate and implement policy.


Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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