UCCS School of Public Affairs degree programs

Academic Programs

The UCCS School of Public Affairs is one of the premier schools of public administration and criminal justice in the Rocky Mountain West and the Master of Public Administration is accredited by NASPAA. Our relevant and flexible programs prepare students for leadership in the public and nonprofit sectors, including criminal justice.

"The School of Public Affairs is a great place for those who seek to make a difference through the noble work of public service. We have created an environment that supports a vibrant learning community driven by a culture of care.”
-- Dr. George E. Reed, Dean

Dr. George Reed

Programs at the UCCS School of Public Affairs utilize an interdisciplinary and case-study approach giving students the problem solving skills they will need as leaders.

The UCCS School of Public Affairs' programs are comprised of both theory and practice to prepare individuals to face complex challenges in today's changing world. Your degree or certificate creates vast opportunities -- from taking a leadership role in crafting policy to solving complex problems and creating societal change. Your School of Public Affairs education will empower you to make a difference in the world.

Visit our office at UCCS in Academic Office Building (ACAD) Room 303 to speak with us about your educational goals!