MPA@UNC Press Room
For all media-related inquiries, please contact:
Director of Marketing and Communications, UNC School of Government
email@example.com or 919.966.4178
To read the media release welcoming our inaugural class, click here.
To read the media release about the groundbreaking online MPA from the UNC School of Government, click here.
What Grads Should Expect Working for Uncle Sam
July 8, 2013 | featured on Fox BusinessWorking for Uncle Sam tends not to be at the top of every grad’s dream job list—but maybe it should. Experts say there are major benefits to working in local, state and federal government agencies that are often overlooked.
On Campus with the Carolina MPA Program
January 31, 2013 | featured on Emerging Local Government LeadersThe Master of Public Administration Program at UNC-Chapel Hill is a full-time, two-year program that serves up to 60 students annually. It consistently ranks among the best public administration graduate programs in the country, particularly in city management.
Four Degrees Perfect for Online Study
November 19, 2012 | featured on Yahoo! EducationBusy, but still want to earn a bachelor’s? Check out these in-demand degree programs that can be completed online.
Managing Under the Specter of Sequestration
October 31, 2012 | featured on Government ExecutiveA lot of people don’t really believe a budget sequester will happen. The hope is that, similar to government’s near shutdowns in 2011, Congress and the White House will find a way to avert massive across-the-board spending cuts before they take effect in January 2013.
What Makes a Top-Tier Online Education? A Lot of Money, and a Dose of Hollywood Magic
April 2, 2012 | featured on The Chronicle of Higher EducationHighly selective colleges have been slow to experiment with online learning, in part because of an unresolved question: How do you create a blue-ribbon experience that would rise above that of lower-cost competitors?
U North Carolina Chapel Hill Launches Online Master of Public Admin Degree
April 2, 2012 | featured on Campus TechnologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will be launching a new master’s degree in public administration (MPA) in its School of Government that’s fully online.
Chapel Hill Offers Online Master’s in Public Administration
March 26, 2012 | featured on Online CollegesThe University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill is now offering its Master of Public Administration program entirely online, the school announced today. The MPA@UNC program mirrors the on-campus program, with identical admissions criteria and curriculum.
UNC Chapel Hill Launches MPA@UNC Online Graduate Program with 2Tor Inc.
March 26, 2012 | featured on Wired AcademicThe University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill said Monday that it will offer a Master of Public Administration (MPA) program in a new online format, partnering with 2Tor Inc. for a second master’s degree program geared toward working professionals.
UNC to Offer MPA Program Online
March 26, 2012 | featured on Triangle Business JournalThe School of Government at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will offer its Master of Public Administration program in a new online format designed for working professionals and others seeking the accessibility and flexibility of an online program.