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. Each entry includes a description of program offerings in the schools' own words. Governing U’s unique map interface also allows you to see the national landscape for public service grad programs and select schools for a closer look by geography
For over 50 years the Daniel J. Evans School of Public Affairs has led the field in public policy and management education. Our Master of Public Administration (MPA), Ph.D. in Public Policy and Management, and Executive MPA programs attract world-class students and scholars, promoting a new standard of excellence in public management and service.
US News & World Report ranks the Evans School among the top ten schools of public affairs nationally. Top-ranked specializations include Nonprofit Management, Environmental Policy and Management, Public Management Administration, Public Policy Analysis, and Public Finance and Budgeting.
Located in the beautiful Pacific Northwest at the prestigious University of Washington in Seattle, the Evans School prepares leaders to be ready to serve in the public and nonprofit sectors. Our comprehensive curriculum emphasizes a quantitative skillset in partnership with management fundamentals and strong values courses, with a substantial service learning component that introduces students to the real-world challenges of public and nonprofit agencies and organizations.