Military Service and the MPA

Current UNC MPA student Michael Simms and Director of Admissions Cara Robinson discuss:

  • Why the MPA is a great choice for military affiliates who want to stay in the military or transition out.
  • More about how the MPA differs from other degrees like the the MBA or MPP.
  • One student’s perspective on the community and commitment the program provides to each student.
  • Advice for those military members or veterans considering returning to graduate school.

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