Government Administration (Exec), MPA

The Fels Executive MPA is the innovative, practitioner-focused Fels MPA degree, designed and delivered by a team of Penn faculty members, resident scholars, and adjunct instructors to meet the needs of mid-career professionals seeking to advance in or enter the public sector. The on-site, online hybrid format of the program offers Executive MPA students the opportunity to complete an Ivy League degree and establish a valuable network, while still working full time in and beyond the Philadelphia region.


Degree Requirements

Required Courses
GAFL 612Quantitative Methods for Policy Analysis1
GAFL 622Economic Principles of Public Policy1
GAFL 641Program Evaluations & Data Analysis1
GAFL 652Financial Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations1
GAFL 733Public Management (MPA Executive Section)1
GAFL 735The Performance Imperative1
GAFL 799MPA Capstone II1
Select 3 electives3
Total Course Units10

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2020 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.