Earn Your MPA and Become a Public Service Leader

GRE/GMAT Scores Optional


MPA@UNC enables you to continue to work while earning your degree online from the highly respected UNC-Chapel Hill School of Government. The program can be completed in as little as 18 months and features the following:

Live, webcam-based online classes with other public service professionals

Dynamic, multimedia coursework that you can access 24/7

A Practical Work Experience practicum at a public service organization, which may be your employer

Virtual access to the same respected UNC faculty who teach on campus

Gain the knowledge and experience you need to take the next step in your public service career without putting your current commitments on hold.

“The best part of this experience has been getting to know and work with the people in MPA@UNC, including students, faculty, and staff. Faculty members are incredibly knowledgeable and experienced, and I have learned so much in the short time I’ve been in the program.”

Gary Rosche, Tax Division Supervisor, Durham County,
North Carolina, and MPA@UNC Graduate