Thanks for your interest in the Wayne State Master of Public Administration program. We are a nationally ranked MPA program and one of the premier MPA programs in the State of Michigan. As a NASPAA-accredited program, we strive to be as transparent as possible with regards to our graduation data. Our graduation rates for the most recent reaccreditation Annual Review period (Academic Year 2012 - 2013) are:

  ARY-5 Cohort 2012-2013.  Graduation Numbers (Reflect NASPAA’s new reporting requirements)


Initially Enrolled

Graduated within 2 years

Graduated within 3 years

Graduated within 4 years

Total Students Graduated and Persisting to Graduation

Total Number of Students

in the ARY-5 Cohort











Our goal is to provide a high quality graduate education in public service to people interested in making a difference. Our location in the City of Detroit, Michigan, provides many opportunities to work in exciting and challenging environments.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the MPA Director, Dr. Kyu-Nahm Jun, at or at 313-577-9831.
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