MPA Student Background

As of Spring 2003, there are 97 fully admitted students (part-time and full-time) in the Master of Public Administration program. The composition of the student body in the Department of Public Administration reflects the effort to attract students from diverse backgrounds.

University/ College:

Alabama A&M University Arizona State University Augustana College (IL)
Aurora University (IL) Benedictine University Bradley University
California State University Carroll College Canisius College (NY)
Carthage College Columbia College (IL) Concordia University
Drake University (IO) DePaul University Eastern Illinois University
Elmhurst College (IL) Florida A & M University Framingham State University
Governors State University (IL) Greenville College  Holy Angel University
Illinois College (IL) Illinois State University Indiana University
Iowa State University Jackson State University Kinox College
Lake Forest College Lewis University (IL) Liberty University. (VA)
Loyola University Marquette University (WI) Millersville University
Morris Brown College Mount Saint Clare Collage   North Central College
Northeastern Illinois University Northern Illinois University Northern Missouri State University
Ohio University Oklahoma State University Prairie View A&M (TX)
Purdue University Regents College (U.of N.Y.State) Rockford College (IL)
Roosevelt University Saint Ambrose University (IA) Saint Clout State University
Saint Mary's of Minnesota Saint Olaf College Saint Xavier University
Southern Illinois University Southern Methodist University Stanford University (CAL)
University of Arizona University of Connecticut University of Dayton
University of Denver University of Illinois University of Illinois - Chicago
University of Iowa University of Kansas University of Minnesota
University of Nebraska University of Notre Dame University of South Dakota
University of Wisconsin - Madison University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
U.S. Military Academy (West Point) Utah State University Virginia Wesleyan College
Washburn University Weber State University West Virginia University
Western Illinois University Winona State University  

* Some of the colleges from which our current and recent students graduated.

Major:

Accounting Agribusiness Ed Agriculture AMST
Anthropology Biology Business Admin CIS Management
Civil Engineering Communication Community & Regional Planning Criminal Justice
Criminology Deafness Rehab Economics Education
Environmental Studies Finance Fire Science Management Human & Family Services
Human Relations Human Services Gen. Studies Geography
History Justice Studies Law Enforcement Admin. Liberal Arts-pre Law
Management Merchandising Nursing Political Science
Public Admin Public Management-Government Psychology Public Admin & Mass Communication
Public Policy & Admin Recreation & Park Admin. Social Sciences Social Work
Sociology Urban Studies Urban & Regional Planning