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Two New Public Service Degrees

EMPOWERING LEADERS LIKE YOU TO PUSH PUBLIC POLICY FORWARD

Master of Public Administration & Policy (MPAP)
Master of Public Management (MPM)


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OUR BLENDED FORMAT MEETS YOUR EXPECTATIONS FOR FLEXIBILITY
Unlike expensive private options, Worcester State provides the same high-quality education at a fraction of the cost. Our programs are a smart choice for the budget-conscious student who needs a relevant degree that comes with the connections and resources only Worcester State can offer. With over 28,000 alumni living and working in Central Massachusetts, our relationships will become your resources. Study public service at a public university. Study at Worcester State.

Our Master of Public Administration & Policy (MPAP) and Master of Public Management (MPM) programs offer:

  • Evening classes
  • A blended format: on campus and online
  • Admissions on a rolling basis
  • Either full-time or part-time status (which can be easily switched)
  • Financial Aid available
  • A central location for an array of opportunities
    • Take two courses before you commit
    • Financial Aid is available for full-time and part-time students
    • Complements existing Nonprofit Management degree
    • Meets the needs of a job market increasingly focusing on public service
    • In-demand career option
    • Flexible, affordable, and designed for working professionals
    • new graduate degree options

      new graduate degree options

  • WHY WORCESTER STATE?

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    TURNING EDUCATION INTO ACTIONABLE CHANGE
    By combining theory and in-the-field experience, our graduate-level studies foster a culture that encourages meaningful exchanges between students and professors.
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    SMALL CLASSES, ENGAGED FACULTY
    Our small-class format allows professors to engage one-on-one with you and encourages more collaborative, peer-to-peer learning.
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    FLEXIBLE FORMAT AND CUSTOMIZED PACE
    Evening, online, and blended classes enable you to tailor the pace of your curriculum to your life.
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    PRE-ACCEPTANCE QUICK START
    Try out the program before you commit. You can take up to six credits before fully enrolling.
  • MPAP & MPM programs at Worcester State
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