The University of the District of Columbia’s (UDC) Masters of Public Administration (MPA) reflects the university’s land-grant mandate to serve the residents of the District of Columbia and the nation.
The program is committed to developing ethical and knowledgeable public servants who will lead and manage government agencies and nonprofit organizations with integrity, accountability, and transparency.
Students develop through applied learning opportunities that are action oriented, collaborative, and emphasize effectiveness and fairness.
The students and faculty of the MPA program demonstrate respect and equity, and strive to expand their understanding of diversity and its value-added proposition to serving the community and colleagues.
Students and faculty are committed to serving in the public and nonprofit sector and upholding public trust.