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 - email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment.
Master of Public Administration
Kalamazoo and Online advising
- Dr. Matthew Mingus
In-person or via telephone, available by appointment- email email@example.com; Walk-ins welcome on Tuesdays from 3 to 5 p.m. and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to noon
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.
Doctor of Philosophy
Doctoral students should contact Dr. Matthew Mingus.