Western Michigan University's School of Public Affairs and Administration (SPAA) MPA program is accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA). The School also offers a PhD in Public Administration, graduate certificates in Nonprofit Leadership and Administration and Health Care Administration, and an undergraduate minor in Nonprofit Leadership. The Nonprofit Leadership programs provide for affiliation with Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (formerly American Humanics).
During the past quarter century, the SPAA has graduated more than 2,400 women and men who hold leadership positions in federal, state, and local governments, health care and social services organizations, nonprofit agencies, and academic institutions.
Most courses are offered once per week from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. with selected courses offered on Saturdays or online. Courses through the School of Public Affairs and Administration are available at the Kalamazoo campus, and the Lansing and Battle Creek regional locations of Western Michigan University.
Advising dates with Dr. Visser will be on Wednesday afternoons from 1-5 p.m. Call (269) 387-8930 to make an appointment.
Advising dates with Dr. Beeson from 1-4:30 p.m. are May 20, June 5, June 12, and June 26. Call (269) 387-8930 to make an appointment.
Advising dates with Dr. Beeson from 3-7 p.m. are June 3, July 1, July 15, and August 5. Call (517) 483-9728 to make an appointment.
Call (269) 387-8930 to make an Internship Advising appointment with Dr. Liggett.