Master of Public Administration
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Program Details

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree offered by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is intended for individuals who are interested in a rigorous curriculum related to leadership in public service. The program highlights innovation and public service values.


  • A bachelor's degree
  • A recommended grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher
  • A purpose statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • An oral interview with the M.P.A. admissions committee

Special Accreditation

Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges