Mission and strategic plan

The mission of the Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs and its degree programs is to empower the next generation of public and nonprofit leaders, advance knowledge about public life and policy, and engage communities across our city, nation, and world to foster effective, inclusive institutions and societies.

The Marxe School's Strategic Vision for the 21st Century

The Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs' faculty recently adopted a 5-year strategic plan to address global challenges while enhancing and expanding the School's historic role in New York City

The main elements of the plan are as follows:

  • Firmly Establish Marxe as One of the Most Highly Engaged Schools in its Field
  • Keep Marxe Degrees at the Forefront of Public and International Affairs Education
  • Continuously Improve Student Experience Beyond the Curriculum
  • Improve Faculty Research Productivity
  • Build, Sustain and Diversify the Resource Base