To learn more about all of our program offerings, contact Kelly Smack at email@example.com or 267-386-3019.
Joseph Santivasci, M.Ed.
Director, WCU Philadelphia Campus
Associate Provost for Enrollment Management and Campus Planning
Email: Joseph Santivasci
Marcie Cohen, M.S.
Associate Director for Student Services
Email: Marcie Cohen
Ben Morgan, M.A.
Associate Director, Student Success Center
Email: Ben Morgan
Email: Kyle Murray
Kelly Smack, MSW
Assistant Director for Recruitment
Email: Kelly Smack
The Master of Public Administration (MPA) program at West Chester University in Philadelphia is a professional degree program designed for individuals who want to learn or grow their administrative and public management and policy analysis skills.
The program at our Philadelphia location provides high-quality, accessible, flexible, and affordable education for a diverse group of leaders. Our students train to manage and lead across industries, including the public, nonprofit, and private sectors.
The MPA is designed for working professionals and can be completed full- or part-time, in person at the Philadelphia campus, through a hybrid option, or 100% online. The MPA program at WCU is available through our AACSB-accredited College of Business and Public Management and is accredited by NASPAA, the gold standard in public service education.
What can I do with this degree?
Our students are successful in any industry they choose. Many can be found in local, state and federal government; nonprofits (including founding their own organizations), law enforcement, education administration. Our graduates have been hired by many prestigious companies including:
For more information about the MPA program, please contact Lillian Miller, Assistant Director, Public Policy and Administration.