Executive Master of Public Administration


The EMPA prepares managers for the challenges of leading dynamic organizations in the public and nonprofit NGO and civil society sectors. Vanslyke David teaching students The degree attracts officials and professionals from around the globe, contributing to an exciting and unique learning environment.  Coursework invites students to examine issues from comparative and interdisciplinary perspectives.  The 30-credit EMPA can be completed in one calendar year or on a part-time basis, according to the schedule and career demands of the student.  A Certificate of Advanced Study  can also be pursued concurrently in a myriad of disciplines.  A dual degree  in EMPA and Executive Master of International Relations (EMIR) is also an option. An Executive Online MPA degree is also offered, to learn more visit the ExecutiveMPA@Syracuse program site.

Complete degree requirement details are outlined in the Course Catalog.

Margaret Lane

Assistant Director, Executive Education
219 Maxwell Hall