Join the next generation of nonprofit and government leaders
The Department of Public and Nonprofit Administration at the University of Memphis offers you the tools, skills and networking opportunities to get started in a public service career and move you to the next level.
Flexible Programs Designed for the Working Student
All of our graduate classes are offered in the evenings or online so that you can work full time and still do the degree.
Local Reputation, National Recognition
For over 40 years, we have been educating public service professionals. We have many high profile alumni right here in the Mid-South. We also are fully accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration.
Connections to Employers
Hundreds of students from our MPA program have successfully entered careers in nonprofit and government agencies right here in Memphis. Through our Alumni network and internship programs, we are able to help students to make the connections necessary to jump start their careers.