Brown University
Public Policy

Master of Public Affairs (MPA)

at the Watson Institute

The Brown MPA - Change the world

The Brown Master of Public Affairs (MPA) at the Watson Institute is a one-year (summer – fall – spring) full-time program that provides students with the analytical foundation and management tools they need to tackle the policy problems of today. The program prepares students for careers spanning public service, all levels of government, NGOs, foundations, and the private sector.

Our unique, accelerated program offers:

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Accepting applications as of September 1, 2016 for admission to the class beginning in June 2017.

Program Details

Program Details


Our dedicated policy careers counselor will help you identify your career goals and secure a consultancy in alignment with those goals.

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