UNC MPA Program Improves Ranking Among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Graduate Schools

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The Master of Public Administration program hosted at the UNC School of Government is ranked among “America’s Best Graduate Schools” by U.S. News & World Report. The program improved two positions since the 2019 rankings, tying for 21st in the public affairs category and ranking second in the nation in the local government specialty area. 

The program also maintained or improved its ranking in other specialty areas: The program is tied for 15th in public management and tied for 17th in public finance and budgeting.

In addition to ranking master’s degree programs in public affairs, this year U.S. News & World Report ranked master's degree programs in social work, public health, health care management, physician assistant and rehabilitation counseling, and doctorate degrees in veterinary medicine.

Find all of the U.S. News & World Report rankings online and learn more about other graduate programs at UNC-Chapel Hill and their rankings.