2018 Course Schedules

There are three distinct academic calendars for the three MPA program formats. Students should be aware of the differences in the academic calendar for course schedules. In addition, University processes such as Financial Aid operates on the University academic calendar. Students must be clear on the different deadlines for each format.

MPA Public Management Concentration - Online

The MPA Public Management concentration has four 12-week sessions in one calendar year.

Please click here to view the MPA Public Management Online courses scheduled.

MPA Specialized Concentrations - Online
(Health Care, Criminal Justice, or Nonprofit Management) 

The specialized concentrations online format has three sessions in one calendar year. Each session has two 8 week terms. 

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MPA Public Management Concentration - On Campus

The on campus MPA format follows the University Academic Calendar of three semesters per calendar year, but MPA graduate classes are only held in the Fall and Spring semesters. This is a cohort style program and students may only take two MPA courses per semester for a total of 6 units of graduate study. The program takes three years to complete and consists of 6 semesters of study (Fall & Spring Only).

Please click here to view the on campus courses scheduled.