Master in Public Administration/International Development Program John F. Kennedy School of Government Harvard University

Master in Public Administration/International Development Program John F. Kennedy School of Government Harvard University

Cambridge, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
47%
53%
student ratio
137
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
36%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Administration Master of Public Administration and International Development (MPAID)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 58
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

36% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 278
    • Accepted 101
    • Acceptance Rate 36
    • Enrolled 65
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $100
    • Application Fee - International $100
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGMAT or GRE General Test (for joint Business School applicants), one course each in microeconomics and macroeconomics; two college-level calculus courses (one must contain multivariable calculus); bachelor's degree; 2-3 years of professional experience in development (strongly encouraged)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 6
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students137
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students137
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino11%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian43%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian29%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races11%
    • Unknown2%

Location & Contact

Master in Public Administration/International Development Program

John F. Kennedy School of Government
Harvard University

Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

Carol Finney

Director

Phone: 617-495-7799
Email: carol_finney@harvard.edu

Phone: 617-495-2133
Email: mpaid_program@hks.harvard.edu


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