Department of Public Policy and Administration Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden

Department of Public Policy and Administration Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden

Camden, NJ
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
57%
43%
student ratio
124
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
72%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Juris Doctor/Master of Public Administration (JD/MPA)
      Master of Public Administration/Master of Arts (MPA/MA)
    • International Public Service And Development Master of Public Administration (MPA)
    • Education Policy And Leadership Master of Public Administration (MPA)
    • Public Management Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 44
    • 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

72% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 132
    • Accepted 96
    • Acceptance Rate 72
    • Enrolled 58
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline May 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GMAT or LSAT, 3 letters of recommendation; resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, IELTS 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 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students124
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students124
    • Part-time Percentage40%
    • Full-time Percentage60%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American31%
    • White / Caucasian51%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian4%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage85%
    • Part-time Percentage15%
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNonprofit management, county and municipal administration, health and human services, government communication, administrative law, educational finance
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$8,819,142

Location & Contact

Department of Public Policy and Administration

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden

401 Cooper Street
Camden, NJ 08102
United States

Dr. Robyne Turner

Chair

Phone: 856-225-2982
Fax: 856-225-6559
Email: rsturner@camden.rutgers.edu

Ms. Sandra Cheesman

Department Administrator

Phone: 856-225-6860
Fax: 856-225-6559
Email: scheesma@camden.rutgers.edu


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