The Master in Public Administration (MPA) is a graduate degree program
offered to students and professionals whose interest is to work for, engage
in and lead towards the development, promotion, and advancement of
effective, efficient and efficacious public organization and administration
The MPA program is intended for holders of a bachelorâ€™s degree in
Political Science, Public Administration, Management, Economics, Sociology
and Law from universities or colleges of recognized standing. Those who are
in government service for a minimum of three years may apply in the program.
The applicant must also have a scholastic rating of at least 2.0, B or
85% in the undergraduate course and must have obtained a passing mark in the
Those who are unable to meet the requirements may apply and may be
admitted on probation. The enrollee must subsequently obtain an average of
1.75 for the first two semesters earned in the MPA program of the PUP Open
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