Graduate School of Public and International Affairs University of Pittsburgh

Graduate School of Public and International Affairs University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
417
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
68%
acceptance rate
5 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
      Juris Doctor/Master of Public and International Affairs (JD/MPIA)
      Master of Business Administration/Master of Public and International Affairs (MBA/MPIA)
      Master of International Development (MID)
      Master of International Development/Juris Doctor (MID/JD)
      Master of International Development/Master of Business Administration (MID/MBA)
      Master of International Development/Master of Public and International Affairs (MID/MPIA)
      Master of International Development/Master of Public Health (MID/MPH)
      Master of International Development/Master of Science in Information Science (MID/MSIS)
      Master of International Development/Master of Social Work (MID/MSW)
      Master of Public Administration (MPA)
      Master of Public Administration/Master of Public and International Affairs (MPA/MPIA)
      Master of Public Administration/Master of Social Work (MPA/MSW)
      Master of Public Affairs/Master of International Development (MPA/MID)
      Master of Public and International Affairs (MPIA)
      Master of Public and International Affairs/Master of Social Work (MPIA/MSW)
      Master of Public Health/Master of Public Affairs (MPH/MPA)
      Master of Public Health/Master of Public and International Affairs (MPH/MPIA)
      Master of Public Policy and Management (MPPM)
      Master of Science in Information Science/Master of Public Administration (MSIS/MPA)
      Master of Science in Information Science/Master of Public and International Affairs (MSIS/MPIA)
      Master of Social Work/Master of Public Affairs (MSW/MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 167
    • Doctoral Degrees 9
    • 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? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

68% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 677
    • Accepted 461
    • Acceptance Rate 68
    • Enrolled 159
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st August 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test or GMAT, two letters of recommendation, resume, and undergraduate transcripts, personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test or GMAT, two letters of recommendation, resume, and personal statements, undergraduate transcripts
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, student employment

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students417
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students417
    • Part-time Percentage16%
    • Full-time Percentage84%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian68%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown15%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty45
    • Full-time Percentage71%
    • Part-time Percentage29%
    • Female Percentage38%
    • Male Percentage62%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTransnational crime, international security and intelligence studies, human rights, health policy, nonprofit management, workforce development, regional development, international economics, disaster management, metropolitan and regional governance, ethics and responsible leadership
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$454,940

Location & Contact

Graduate School of Public and International Affairs

University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. John Keeler

Dean and Professor

Phone: 412-648-7636
Fax: 412-648-2605
Email: keeler@pitt.edu

Mr. Michael Rizzi

Director of Student Services

Phone: 412-648-7640
Fax: 412-648-7641
Email: rizzim@pitt.edu


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