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Pre-M.P.A.

The Pre-M.P.A. application requires the following:

Pre-M.P.A. students are allowed to complete the following M.P.A. core courses:

  • MPA 215: Changing Environment & Management of Public & Nonprofit Organizations
  • MPA 226: Public Policy Decision Making & Analysis
  • MPA 240: Values & Ethics in Decision Making

If you choose to apply for the M.P.A. program, you’ll need to complete the full admission requirements. If you are admitted into the M.P.A., all successfully completed Pre-M.P.A. courses will transfer to your program.    

Learn more about the Drake Master of Public Administration program. Plan to attend an information sessiondiscuss your educational goals with CBPA staff, or apply now.

CBPA News
December 7, 2017
Drake University will hold a commencement ceremony this month to celebrate the accomplishments of 325 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students who completed their degree requirements as of the conclusion fall 2017 semester.