Master of Public Administration
Stephen F. Austin State University

Program Details

The mission of the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program is to educate students for tomorrow's management and leadership positions in the public sector, including local governments, state governments, and nonprofit agencies. The MPA program is designed to fill the educational demands and needs for better qualified public administrators.


  • Resume
  • Two letters of reference
  • An essay
  • Official transcripts
  • An overall undergraduate GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale and a 2.8 on the last 60 hours of undergraduate work (exclusive of freshman-level courses)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges