Take the next big step in your career!

Check back for information session dates, or contact Dr. Angie McGuire, Program Director at Angie.McGuire@rutgers.edu or 848-932-4750.

Our curriculum is designed to help working professionals advance in their careers and make a difference in their communities and organizations.

The Master in Public Administration (MPA) at Rutgers–Camden provides students with the opportunity to expand their understanding of the world while preparing them for careers close to home or abroad. Through engaged civic learning, students learn how to make positive changes in the world in which we live. The MPA degree is designed to prepare students for managerial and leadership roles in government, education, and the non-profit and the private sectors and provides you with the credentials and skills to advance your career. MPA classes are offered on-campus in Camden, New Jersey, on nights and weekends.

The Executive Master in Public Administration (EMPA) is a highly selective, 42-credit program that is ideal for mid-to upper-level managers possessing at least five years of administrative and/or managerial experience for executive leadership positions. Up to 12 credits are granted for professional experience when admitted to the program. EMPA classes are cohort-style and take place on Saturdays in West Windsor, New Jersey.

Ready to take the next step?

Applications are accepted up till July 1st.

Fall Application Deadlines:

  • March 1-priority funding admission
  • July 1-all admission