School of Public Affairs (SPA) Frequently Asked Questions

FAQs

School of Public Affairs (SPA) Frequently Asked Questions

 

Hands Raised PictureJust thinking about going to school raises many questions.  

If you still have questions that are unanswered, please feel free to contact the UCCS School of Public Affairs.

General

General Graduate Questions

General Graduate Questions
Who should enroll in the School of Public Affairs?
What does the program cost?
Can I take classes before I am admitted into the graduate program?
Can I fit graduate school into my schedule? How many courses should I take each semester?
When are the application deadlines?
What is the minimum GPA requirement for admission into a graduate program?
Is any financial aid available for graduate students?
Who can write my letters of recommendation?
MPA Questions

Master of Public Administration Questions

Master of Public Administration
Why is NASPAA accreditation important?
How much will my MPA degree cost?
Will I need to complete an internship?
How long will it take to complete the MPA program requirements?
Where are UCCS MPA graduates employed after graduation?