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News and Announcements

 

Current Student and General News

 
Join us for a public forum on Planning, Policymaking and Protest: Strategies in the fight against displacement on May 2 from 11:00am--1:00pm at SF State's Downtown Campus, room 677
 

Admissions News
Spring 2016 Admissions Deadline is Novemberl 1, 2015.   Applicants must complete the CSU Mentor online application by the deadline.   See the Admission Process for important information. Please snail mail your application materials.  Do not attend to hand deliver them to the MPA office.

The Public Administration Program will have Informational Sessions on the following dates and time at SF State's Downtown Campus, 835 Market St., Room 617, SF, CA 94103.  

  • Wed, Aug. 26th, 5 – 6 pm
  • Tues, Sept. 15th, 5 – 6 pm
  • Mon, Sept. 28th, 3 – 4 pm (this session will be ONLINE--for more information on how to join click here)
  • Wed, Oct. 7th, 5 – 6 pm

Read about SF State's MPA program in an interview with Dr. Gen in America City & County

 

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Certificates News

  • The Department of Public Administration with SF State's College of Extending Learning is now offering two different Certificates of Completion in Nonprofit Management and Leadership. All courses are ten hours long, and will be held on Friday evening from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m., with an hour for lunch. 

Upcoming informational session for the Certificates of Completion in Nonprofit Management and Leadership in 2015:  

  • The following information session will be held as an online webinar:  Wednesday, January 14, 6:00--7:00pm
  • In Person Information Sessions will be held on the following dates from 6:00--7:00pm at SF State's Downtown Campus at 835 Market Street

    Wednesday, May 6