Mission Statement

Mission Statement of the Graduate Center for Public Policy and Administration

The mission of the Masters in Public Administration Program at the Graduate Center for Public Policy and Administration is to graduate a diverse, ethically, and equity-minded student population with the professional competencies and analytical tools necessary for leadership, policy, and management roles in public service, nonprofit, and community-based organizations. Through the promotion of excellence in professional public service, research, and education, graduates will advance the public good and make a positive impact at all levels of governance and management.

Adopted, April 14, 2022