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Congratulations to Current & Alumni MPA Students on their Election!

Congratulations to our current and alumni MPA students on their election to important offices and best wishes for success! Austin Hammond was elected as the new Mayor of Menasha....

MPA Mentorship Program

Do you know that the MPA program at UW Oshkosh has an established MPA Mentorship Program? Mentorship is vital to a successful career. The MPA Mentorship Program connects current...

MPA Student Hired as the Deputy Clerk/Treasurer for the Town of Freedom

The MPA student and program Graduate Assistant Kayla Nessman accepted a job as the Deputy Clerk/Treasurer for the Town of Freedom, WI. It is another example of an MPA student...

Wisconsin’s municipal, local government leader map dotted with MPA Titans

Throw a dart at a map of eastern Wisconsin, and you’ve got a fair chance of hitting a municipality or local government led by a Titan.  In more than two dozen counties, cities,...

2024 Summer and Fall Semester MPA and FERM Schedules

The 2024 summer and fall semester schedules for the MPA and the undergraduate Fire and Emergency Response Management programs are already posted on our website. Please contact...

MPA Student Named Interim UWPD Chief

The MPA student, Brent Plisch, has been named interim chief of the University of Wisconsin–Madison Police Department. Many congratulations!

UWO MPA Program Listed on Universities of Wisconsin Site

UW Oshkosh MPA program was listed on the Universities of Wisconsin site as the only online MPA program being offered in the state of Wisconsin. The MPA program prides with its...

Thinking about getting an MPA at UW Oshkosh? Connect with us!

The 100% Online Master of Public Administration (MPA) has been offered at UW Oshkosh since 2017 Spring semester. Our first cohort of students graduated from it in 2019 Spring...


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