Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.)

This is it, the gold standard degree for anyone in the public or non-profit sectors. The Master of Public Administration degree from ​CMU provides you with the knowledge and skills you need to advance toward a senior leadership position.
This is a thorough, rigorous program designed to prepare you for a great career in public administration. ​MPA graduates are leaders. Because careers in administration are varied and include the public, private, and non-profit sectors, the curriculum is to develop advanced executive abilities through a combination of core competencies and specialized areas of concentration. Students are able to take evening or weekend classes, at the main campus in Mount Pleasant, MI or classes at one of the CMU locations all over the US and the World. Come start your educational journey with us today!

Achievement data for the NASPAA accredited Master of Public Administration program can be found by following this link: http://www​ You will find data related to employment rates of recent graduates, graduation rates, faculty and much more!


Dr. Thomas Greitens, Director
Department of Political Science and Public Administration
Anspach Hall 246
Fax: 989-774-1136