Current Students

Current students need to meet a variety of milestones in order to successfully graduate. Below are some helpful links to manage these requirements. During your graduate career, you are encouraged to talk to your MPA academic adviser with questions and concerns.  You can also see several common questions on the Current Student FAQ page.

MPA GraduateGraduation requirements

For most students, the graduation application is completed in the first week of the PUAD 692 (MPA Capstone) during the class period. For students who are not taking PUAD 692 in their final semester, the graduation application should be completed in the first week of the semester in which they intend to graduate. Consult the Graduate School website for filing deadlines or speak to your adviser.

Key MPA milestones

The key milestones during the MPA program are: