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We prepare students for professional careers with the Bachelor of Science in Public Affairs, Master of Public Administration, and the Master of Science in Education in K-12 Educational Leadership and Higher Education Administration

We practice an interdisciplinary approach to teaching, research, and civic engagement. Our faculty include a member of the National Academy of Public Administration, former New York City commissioners, a presidential professor, and awarding-winning scholars with publications in the leading academic journals in their fields.

We hold forums for the discussion of public policy and our research centers conduct cutting-edge studies of K-12 education, demography, public opinion, census data, and nonprofit management.

July Student Spotlight

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Ricki Weitzen, MSEd '15, speaks about her classes, professional roles, and where she hopes her career takes her.
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July Faculty Spotlight

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Professor Douglas Muzzio discusses his deeply-rooted interested in all things New York City, his upcoming year, and his new book.
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July Alumni Spotlight

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Julieth Ortiz, BSPA '14, speaks about her travels abroad, work in urban development sustainability, and more.
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Upcoming Events
Date Event Time Place
7/14/15 Information Session (Graduate Programs) 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Newman Vertical Campus
55 Lexington Avenue New York, NY
14th Floor, Room 275