Adverse Weather Alert for Sept. 17-21

Campus has returned to normal operations as of 8 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18. For more information about the University’s policies on adverse weather or to find any updates, visit alertcarolina.unc.edu.

The Leading for Results course for Cohort 1 of LGFCU Fellows has been canceled, with all participants invited to participate in Cohort 2 or a session in 2019.

The Effective Supervisory Management Program course to be held Sept. 17-21 has been canceled.

The Development Finance Toolbox course to be held Sept. 18-19 has been canceled.

The first week of Municipal and County Administration to be held Sept. 18-21 has been postponed.

Please check our website for any other changes in course schedules.

Advance Your Career: Master of Public Administration Applications Due March 6

Apply to the UNC Master of Public Administration program

Make a difference in your organization and your career. Join other driven public service professionals and take your interest in public service further by applying for the UNC School of Government’s Master of Public Administration program.

Apply by March 6 to start classes online in May 2018.

This nationally ranked degree program is open to either full-time or part-time students. With courses ranging from management, leadership, to public policy analysis and project evaluation, the program educates leaders to serve in local, state, and federal governments and the nonprofit sector.

The on-campus format offers a full-time, two-year degree and serves approximately 60 students annually. The online format, MPA@UNC, offers part-time and full-time options and serves around 200 students annually. MPA@UNC combines the flexibility of online education with the best of an on-campus experience through the delivery of live, online classes led by UNC faculty, self-paced coursework, and hands-on learning through a professional experience component.

The on-campus format has one application deadline per year, in January, and a start date in August. MPA@UNC offers students four start dates per calendar year (January, May, August, and September). Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis.

Take the Next Step

Contact Director of Admissions Cara Robinson at 919.962.1181 and cararob@sog.unc.edu for application advice and program information.