Department of Public Administration College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs University of Illinois at Chicago

Department of Public Administration College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, IL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
46%
54%
student ratio
183
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
70%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Administration Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 50
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

70% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 195
    • Accepted 137
    • Acceptance Rate 70
    • Enrolled 62
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st July 15th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students183
    • Female Percentage46%
    • Male Percentage54%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students183
    • Part-time Percentage54%
    • Full-time Percentage46%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino15%
    • Black / African American15%
    • White / Caucasian61%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage56%
    • Part-time Percentage44%
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchE-government, science and technology policy, financial management, urban policy, nonprofit management, public management
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$121,000

Location & Contact

Department of Public Administration

College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs
University of Illinois at Chicago

601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL 60607-7128
United States

Prof. Jared Carr

Professor and Department Head

Phone: 312-413-7853
Fax: 312-996-8804
Email: jbcarr@uic.edu

Receptionist

Phone: 312-413-2550
Email: gradcoll@uic.edu


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