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Preparing for the GRE: Tips and Tools

Many graduate degree programs, including the Master of Public Administration (MPA) at the UNC School of Government, require standardized test results from a graduate examination taken within five years prior to application. The most common and accepted graduate examination is the Graduate Record Examination...

Accelerating Your Government Career with Social Media: A Webinar with GovLoop and MPA@UNC

Social media is no longer used simply for keeping up with friends and family. In the last five years, sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn have taken off as powerful marketing and networking tools in business. Now all levels of government are capitalizing on their benefits, too...

Social Media for Social Good [Infographic]

Social media—through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content—is a powerful and accessible tool. With free online tools such as FacebookTwitter, and Google+, governments, nonprofits, corporations, and individuals all have the ability to communicate...

Scholarship Resources for MPA Degree Candidates

There are a variety of resources available from federal, university, and private sources to help fund your MPA degree. Eligible students can be considered for student loans to cover tuition and some living expenses while enrolled in the MPA@UNC program. To be considered for federal student loans...