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 6120Quantitative Methods for Policy Analysis1
GAFL 6222Economic Principles of Public Policy1
GAFL 6410Program Evaluations & Data Analysis1
GAFL 6520Financial Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations1
GAFL 7330Public Management (MPA Executive Section)1
GAFL 6300Public Law and Public Process (Executive)1
GAFL 7980MPA Capstone I0
GAFL 7990MPA 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 2023 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.