Urban Studies and Community Development Program

  • TBA

Accelerated-Degree Programs 

Learn more about the accelerated Degree Programs

  • BA/MPA Accelerated-Degree Political Science Students: Dr. Maureen Donaghy
  • BA/MPA Accelerated-Degree Economics Students: Dr. Michael Hayes 
  • BA/MPA Accelerated-Degree Urban Studies Students: Dr. Angie McGuire, MPA Program Director
  • CJ-MA/MPA Accelerated-Degree Students: Dr. Angie McGurre, MPA Program Director
  • JD/MPA Accelerated-Degree Students: Dr. Maureen Donaghy

Master of Public Administration

  • Community Development and Public and Nonprofit Management Specialization are assigned to an advisor.
  • Executive MPA Students: Dr. Angie McGuire, MPA Graduate Director

Ph.D. in Public Affairs

  • First-Year Students: Dr. Stephen Danley
  • Students at the Dissertation Stage: Your Dissertation Supervisor
  • Graduate Assistants: Your GA Supervisor
  • Other Students: Dr. Lorraine C. Minnite

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    • Commencement Information
    • Graduation –  Admission to Candidacy for Degree
      • Master of Public Administration: on-campus and Executive program
      • Complete the writing requirements section on Part II only – include your Capstone title and the Capstone advisor. 
      • Leave the exam section of Part II blank.

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