Prospective Students

Information for Prospective Students

Make an INFORMED Choice about the MPA program for you!

MPA Program Information

Workshops and Informational Sessions

  • Attend a Prospective Student Informational Session;
  • Attend a Career Development Workshop; email mpa@sfsu.edu for more information
  • Attend a SF State Graduate Studies' Competitive Graduate Program Application Workshop
  • Attend Willie Brown Graduate Fellowship Informational Webinar (online only)
    • Wednesday, September 19, 12 – 1 pm
    • Wednesday, October 3, 5-6 pm 
  • Learn about our new 2-year public service fellowship, open only to SF State MPA Students and applicants. The first fellowships will begin in January 2019 and go through December 2020. Email jshea@sfsu.edu for the Webinar link.

Helpful Handouts and Links

Connect with the SFSU MPA Program

  • Connect with a current studenand/or alumnus of the program.  Please send us your background and interest areas in addition at what point in your career are you – entry, early, mid, late/career-changer?  With a bit more information, we can connect you with someone who would be able to respond to your questions.  Email mpa@sfsu.edu your information;
  • Meet with the Program Coordinator.  Email Dr. Jennifer Shea to make an appointment at jshea@sfsu.edu

Test Drive the SFSU MPA Program

  • Sit in on a class and experience the Public Administration Program in the classroom setting.  Email mpa@sfsu.edu for more information
 

Helpful Links