Master of Public Administration

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Master of Public Administration

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Knowledge for Public Service

The Carsey School’s  Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree at the University of New Hampshire will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to enhance the quality of professional management to the public and nonprofit communities in New England.  Carsey’s MPA — the only MPA program in New Hampshire — has trained and educated public service and nonprofit professionals since 1963. The program provides an accessible and responsive curriculum so our students can address issues that are important to a region that values democratic involvement, accountability, and administrative competency in the provision and delivery of public services through its towns, cities, state agencies, and a wide range of non-governmental organizations.

  • Complete your degree in as little as 16 months with our flexible schedule designed for a working professional. 
  • Focus your coursework to meet your specific interests and career goals with our wide range of electives.
  • Learn from the diverse backgrounds and work experiences of your classmates and grow your professional network.
  • Apply academic insight to real world situations and gain hands-on experience with your capstone project. 


Upcoming Events

  • Coffee and Coversations
    Building a Stronger NH, Together: Cross-Sector Collaborations
    Kathleen Reardon, CEO of NH Center for Nonprofits
    May 9, 2018 | 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. 
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