Public Affairs

Graduate Degrees: M.P.A.

Apply for Admission: Please see MPA Application Instructions

Required Tests: GRE: Optional (general test)

Designed for mid-career policy leaders in the public, private and non-profit sectors, the MPA curriculum focuses on economic analysis, management, strategic thinking, ethical leadership, and negotiations.


Students enjoy personal attention in small classes, and join a network of professionals and executives leading the charge to shape government, business and non-profits.


Classes are taught by top faculty, researchers and practitioners who are on the leading edge of today’s most pressing public policy issues: climate change, energy, education, poverty, and the political process.


Please visit the school website for more information about the MPA.


Source: Berkeley Academic Guide

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