Master of Public Administration

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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.

March 9, 2018
Students in the Drake University College of Business and Public Administration met with faculty, staff, and community leaders last month to celebrate and support the role of women in leadership.