International Affairs BA / Public Administration MPA

Career and Academic Opportunities

In addition to careers which are typical for graduates holding an MPA: Urban Planner, Human Resources Management, Federal Compliance Officer, Insurance Benefits Compliance, Administrative Services Manager, or Emergency Management  students with the combined IA degree and MPA might expect to pursue careers in managing NGOs (such as the Peace Corps), the US State Department, or International Non-profit organizations, management/administrator in humanities related organizations and other public service related fields. The combined degrees are excellent background for those intending to pursue a degree in law.

Sample Academic Plan

Suggested Timeline

Apply to Double Owl early in Junior year. Apply to Graduate Program in Senior Year by posted graduate program deadline. 

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    • 3.25 KSU GPA
    • 30 hours in residence at KSU
    • PAD 6200 to count for Related Studies
    • PAD 6250 to count for Related Studies
    • PAD 6300 to count for Related Studies
  • For current admission requirements please click here.  
    • Undergraduate Degree
      • Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs
    • Department / College
      • School of Government and International Affairs / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Advising Contact
      • John Moran, Program Coordinator
      • jmoran@kennesaw.edu
      • 470-578-6452
      • Social Science Building, Room 5050
    • Graduate Degree
      • Master of Public Administration
    • Department / College
      • School of Government and International Affairs / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Advising Contact
      • Maureen Wilson, Advisor
      • mwils152@kennesaw.edu
      • 470-578-7869
      • Social Science Building, Room 5032
  • Complete the online application here to apply.

    The undergraduate and graduate programs will review your academic record.

    You will receive an email to your KSU student email account with the decision.

 

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