Program in Public Administration School of Public Affairs American University

Degrees & Award

Programs Offered:
Offers Public Administration (MPA, Phd, Certificate).
Degree Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, Comprehensive Exam; For Doctorate, Comprehensive Exam, Thesis/Dissertation.
Degree Program Information:
Part-Time And Evening/Weekend Programs Available.


Entrance Requirements:
For Master&Apos;S, GRE, Statement Of Purpose; 2 Recommendations; For Doctorate, GRE, 3 Recommendations; For Certificate, Bachelor&Apos;S Degree. Additional Exam Requirements/Recommendations For International Students: Required&Mdash;TOEFL.
Application Deadline:
For Fall Admission, 2/1 For Domestic Students; For Spring Admission, 11/1 For Domestic Students.
Application Fee:
Student Statistics:
Average Age 30. 407 Applicants, 57% Accepted, 69 Enrolled.

Student Body

Student Population:
124 Full-Time (82 Women), 108 Part-Time (64 Women); Includes 59 Minority (38 African Americans, 9 Asian Americans Or Pacific Islanders, 12 Hispanic Americans), 22 International.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid:
Fellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Career-Related Internships Or Fieldwork, Federal Work-Study, And Institutionally Sponsored Loans Available. Financial Award Application Deadline: 2/1.

Location & Contact

Contact Info
Dr. Robert Durant
Ward Building, Ward Building
Washington, DC 20016-8070
Phone: 202-885-2509

Contact Info
Brenda Manley
Admissions and Financial Aid Manager
Ward Building, Ward Building
Washington, DC 20016-8070
Phone: 202-885-6202
Fax: 202-885-2355

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