Governing U is an index of public sector management and policy degrees from universities across the country. It provides a single source for browsing offerings from Master of Public Administration (MPA) , the Master of Public Policy (MPP) and the Executive MPA and certificate and other professional programs designed specifically for the education needs of working professionals in public service.
The central purpose of the Master of Public Administration (MPA) program at the University of Georgia (UGA) is to educate students for professional careers in public service including management and policy analysis in government and nonprofit organizations. The program is open to students without previous public service experience as well as students employed in the public sector who are seeking to advance their careers. The MPA program at the University of Georgia is one of the nation's best for public service education. It continues to be ranked 4th in the nation, 2nd best among public universities.