Public Affairs

Ranked in 2012 | Public Affairs Rankings Methodology

Earning your M.P.A. can lead to a career in public service, both domestically and abroad. Curricula often incorporate courses in policy, economics, analysis and management. These are the top public affairs schools.

Rank School name Score
#6 University of Southern California (Price)

Los Angeles, CA

4.0
Rank Not Published University of Southern Indiana

Evansville, IN

N/A
#104 University of Southern Maine (Muskie)

Portland, ME

2.4
#149 University of Tennessee—​Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN

2.1
#73 University of Texas—​Arlington

Arlington, TX

2.7
#16 University of Texas—​Austin (LBJ)

Austin, TX

3.7
Rank Not Published University of Texas—​Brownsville -​ Texas Southmost College

Brownsville, TX

N/A
#104 University of Texas—​Dallas

Richardson, TX

2.4
Rank Not Published University of Texas—​El Paso

El Paso, TX

N/A
Rank Not Published University of Texas—​Pan American

Edinburg, TX

N/A
#138 University of Texas—​San Antonio

San Antonio, TX

2.2
Rank Not Published University of Texas—​Tyler

Tyler, TX

N/A
Rank Not Published University of the District of Columbia

Washington, DC

N/A
Rank Not Published University of the Virgin Islands

St. Thomas, VI

N/A
#166 University of Toledo

Toledo, OH

2.0
#73 University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

2.7
#104 University of Vermont

Burlington, VT

2.4
#46 University of Virginia (Batten)

Charlottesville, VA

3.1
#9 University of Washington (Evans)

Seattle, WA

3.9
Rank Not Published University of West Florida

Pensacola, FL

N/A
Rank Not Published University of West Georgia

Carrollton, GA

N/A
#12 University of Wisconsin—​Madison (La Follette)

Madison, WI

3.8
#59 University of Wisconsin—​Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI

2.9
Rank Not Published University of Wyoming

Laramie, WY

N/A
Rank Not Published Valdosta State University

Valdosta, GA

N/A

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