The undergraduate, M.P.A. and Ph.D. programs are offered on main campus in Kalamazoo. In addition, the M.P.A. coursework is available online with each course including six three-hour synchronous meetings over evenings or weekends.
Newly admitted students in the School of Public Affairs and Administration at Western Michigan University need to speak with an advisor before starting a program so that all their questions can be answered and a customized program plan developed.
Major and/or minor declarations - Contact the College of Arts and Sciences advising office at (269) 387-4366
Major and/or minor in-depth questions and student program planning are handled through School of Public Affairs and Administration.
- Dr. Vickie Edwards
By appointment only - via electronic (WebX, zoom, etc) - email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment
Master of Public Administration
Kalamazoo and Online advising
- Dr. Matthew Mingus
By appointment only - via electronic (WebX, zoom, etc) - email email@example.com to schedule an appointment
- Dr. Udaya Wagle
By appointment only - via electronic (WebX, zoom, etc) - email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment
If you foresee the need for a leave of absence, to extend your time to complete the degree, or to discuss strategies for success, please see an advisor. Graduate coursework coupled with a full-time job can be difficult.