Two Paths To Make Government Work For The People
Complete for a $55 application fee waiver, and learn more about your Master's program.
Learn to formulate policy or train to be a public leader at USF.
MA in Urban & Public Affairs
Formulate policy and initiatives to create more vibrant and just communities.
- Hands-on experience in community-based research, policy design, and policy analysis.
- Internships will give you a network of professional contacts.
- Distinguished Faculty allow you to learn from both academics and professionals in the field.
Every day is an opportunity to organize and strengthen community power."
— David Woo ‘17, Community Organizer and Policy Advocate
Master of Public Administration
Transform learning into public leadership that serve communities, especially the most vulnerable, in just 21 months.
- Ranked in the top 20% of MPA programs in the US.
- Applied leadership coursework focuses on efficient management of public roles.
- Connect with Alumni employed in leadership positions at all levels of government and nonprofits.
What I appreciate about my education is that it’s allowed me to be confident in my abilities.”
— London Breed ’13, SF Mayor