The John F. Kennedy School of Government was founded over 70 years ago during the Great Depression. Today, the school is leading the way as a social science research institution that houses 15 research centers and offers over 30 degree programs.
- Master in Public Policy – This two-year degree offers students the knowledge and skills needed to be excellent public servants. The program is built upon three areas including management, analysis, and leadership.
- Master in Public Administration/International Development – This degree program is the newest to the school. It is designed to prepare future leaders in the area of global development. The program takes two years to complete, and is an economics based program that integrates several other disciplines.
- Two-Year Master in Public Administration – This program is a flexible two-year degree offering designed for established professionals looking to assume leadership roles within the public, private, and non-profit sectors.
- Mid-Career Master in Public Administration – The MC/MPA program is an eight credit offering that also includes a one month summer program. It is designed for mid-career professionals who are seeking to enhance their career options and assume leadership roles.