Connecting Students to Careers that Matter!
Do you dream about a career working for a nonprofit or government organization where
you can serve the common good and make a real difference?
The Master of Public Administration degree at the University of Memphis offers you
the tools, skills and networking opportunities to get started in a public service
career and move you to the next level.
A Flexible Program Designed for the Working Student
All of our classes are offered in the evenings or online so that you can work full
time and still do the degree.
Local Reputation, National Recognition
For over 40 years, we have been educating public service professionals. We have many
high profile alumni right here in the Mid-South. We also are fully accredited by the
Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration.
Connections to Employers
Hundreds of students from our MPA program have successfully entered careers in nonprofit
and government agencies right here in Memphis. Through our Alumni network and internship
programs, we are able to help students to make the connections necessary to jump start