M.P.A. & M.U.P.

M.P.A.-M.U.P. Combined Program

This program is designed for the student with career goals that center on assuming administrative and management responsibilities in urban planning and urban affairs. It combines into 3 years (excluding the 1-year internship required for the M.P.A. program) the normal course work required for the 2-year Master of Urban Planning degree and the 2-year M.P.A. degree. The program offers students experience not only in public policy management, but also in management with particular expertise in urban problem resolution.

A student must meet admission requirements of both programs. Dual admission requires submitting separate sets of application materials as required by the respective programs. The M.P.A./M.U.P. program is open to those who have earned baccalaureate degrees and whose undergraduate academic records indicate that they have the capacity to complete these graduate programs.

Contact the School of Public Affairs and Administration or the Department of Urban Planning for more information.

Contact Info

School of Public Affairs and Administration

Wescoe Hall
1445 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 4060
Lawrence, KS 66045-7594
785-864-3527
http://www2.ku.edu/~kupa/
Marilu Goodyear, DIrector
785-864-3039

School of Public Affairs and Administration

KU Edwards Campus
370B Regnier Hall, 12600 Quivira Road
Overland Park, KS 66213-2402
913-897-8400
http://www2.ku.edu/~kupa/
Dan Mueller, Director of Undergraduate Advising, Edwards Campus
913-897-8659
dmueller@ku.edu

School of Public Affairs and Administration

Wescoe Hall
1445 Jayhawk Blvd., Room 4060
Lawrence, KS 66045-7594
785-864-3527
http://www2.ku.edu/~kupa/
Ray Hummert, M.P.A. Advisor
785-864-9097
rhummert@ku.edu
Rosemary O'Leary, Ph.D. Advisor
785-864-3361
oleary@ku.edu
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