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MPA Admission Requirements

Admission is competitive, and only applicants with strong academic and professional records are admitted to the program. Applicants must have:Apply Now!

 A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with an undergraduate grade point average for the last 60 hours, or overall major grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent.


Helpful SPA Admission Timeline:

1. Apply online by submitting your COMPLETE application materials by the deadline. Only complete applications are considered for admission. Follow-up to ensure your application is complete if necessary.

2. Decisions made - expect a notification through email and/or regular mailing services. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

After Decisions Are Made

For further information about the MPA program: please contact Gene Henley, SPA Director of Operations and Advisement, at (505) 277-1092 or email