Program in Public Administration College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Program in Public Administration College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Wayne State University

Detroit, MI
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
63
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
34%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Administration Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 25
    • 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? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 90
    • Accepted 31
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled 17
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test , minimum undergraduate upper-division GPA of 3.0 or master's degree, personal statement
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, IELTS paper based, TWE required, 6 TWE paper based, Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (minimum score 85)

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 31
    • Types of financial support availableHealth Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students63
    • Part-time Percentage81%
    • Full-time Percentage19%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American23%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown4%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchUrban politics, urban education, state administration
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Public Administration

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Daniel Geller

Department Chair

Phone: 313-577-6328
Email: dgeller@wayne.edu

Dr. Brady Baybeck

Associate Professor/Director

Phone: 313-577-2630
Email: mpa@wayne.edu


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