Fifth-Year Master of Public Affairs for Brown Undergraduates
Brown University undergraduates have the opportunity to stay for a fifth year to earn a Master of Public Affairs. The fifth-year MPA is an efficient way to gain the analytic, communication, and problem-solving skills desired by employers in the public policy sector.
Fifth-year MPA students have graduated to exciting careers in nonprofit organizations, consulting firms, social policy organizations, state and local government, and federal agencies.
Open to students from any undergraduate concentration.
Apply during senior year.
GRE requirement and application fee waived for Brown student applicants.
Deadline: Brown undergraduates are must submit their application by May 1, 2018.
Students complete a total of 13 courses 10 required courses and 3 elective. Unique features of the Brown MPA include:
Condensed June-May schedule allows students to gain hard skills and professional experience in just one year.