Graduating from the MPA program requires the successful completion of 39 credit hours, i.e., 21 credit hours of core courses, 15 hours of elective courses, and 3 hours of the required capstone course.¬† A student must have at least a 3.0 GPA in all graduate course work. Students admitted to the program should follow the Recommended¬†Course Sequence Guide¬†for the MPA program to map out their program of study.
Each semester students should update the Student Course Information form¬†to track their progress in the program. ¬†A student‚Äôs progress in the program is assessed midway through the program. ¬†Students are eligible for graduation at the successful completion of the 39 credit hour program with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.¬† Students are required to subscribe to the MPA listserv to receive updated information about the program.