MPA Internship & Capstone Information

An internship in the Master of Public Administration Program involves field placement with an appropriate agency, normally a unit of government or a not-for-profit organization, which is designed to provide the student with a first-hand work experience in which the student is expected to apply his or her academic knowledge. Students are required to work 300 hours as a participant-observer gaining experience in areas such as program development, evaluation strategies, budgeting, process mapping, report preparation, or general administrative activities.

Internship Handbook

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Portfolio Guidelines