Dept. of Public Policy & Administration

Upcoming Events

  1. Qualifying (oral) exam for PhD students

    September 23 @ 8:00 am - September 27 @ 5:00 pm
  2. mid-term exam

    September 30 @ 8:00 am - October 4 @ 5:00 pm
  3. Homecoming week

    October 7 @ 8:00 am - October 12 @ 5:00 pm
  4. Comprehensive Exam for PhD

    October 14 @ 8:00 am - October 18 @ 5:00 pm
  5. Comprehensive exam for Master Students

    October 19

Financial Assistance

The Program of Public Policy and Administration responds to the financial needs of our students by offering fellowships or financial assistance such as:


Graduate Assistantships

The Division of Graduate Studies and the Program of Public Policy and Administration provide a limited number of graduate assistantships. The assistantships pay in-state tuition and a stipend for the academic year. The monthly stipend does not cover out-of-state fees, housing, transportation and food. Students must be enrolled for a minimum of 9 hours credit to qualify.





A monthly stipend can be earned through internship placement. For information, contact the Internship Coordinator, Dr. Ester Stokes at