Department of Public Policy and Administration School of Public Service Boise State University

Department of Public Policy and Administration School of Public Service Boise State University

Boise, ID
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
61%
39%
student ratio
123
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
43%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Public Policy And Administration Graduate Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [environmental, natural resource and energy policy and administration]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [general public administration]
      Master of Public Administration (MPA) [state and local government policy and administration]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 22
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis optional and directed research project, internship
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 81
    • Accepted 35
    • Acceptance Rate 43
    • Enrolled 29
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st 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, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableScholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students123
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students123
    • Part-time Percentage69%
    • Full-time Percentage31%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian87%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races-1%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage44%
    • Male Percentage56%

Location & Contact

Department of Public Policy and Administration

School of Public Service
Boise State University

1910 University Drive
Boise, ID 83725-0399
United States

Dr. Gregory Hill

Department Chair

Phone: 208-426-2917
Email: greghill@boisestate.edu

Dr. Luke Fowler

MPA Director

Phone: 208-426-5527
Email: lukefowler@boisestate.edu


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