Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA)

Evans School Executive MPA (EMPA) Students

Transforming Leaders & the Communities They Serve

Our Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) is a customized program adapted from the traditional Evans School MPA to meet the professional challenges and time constraints of mid-career professionals in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. The Executive MPA is an accelerated degree program that combines theory with practice, allowing students to apply coursework directly to the organizational challenges they face. Students choose the Evans School’s Executive MPA because of the:

  • Convenient schedule designed to fit within the work and life commitments of busy professionals.
  • Relevant courses taught by award-winning faculty and distinguished public service leaders.
  • A cohort of peers who enhance personal development and serve as a professional network well beyond graduation.
  • Professional advancement opportunities and resources offered.

Find out more about the Evans School executive experience by contacting our Executive MPA office at execmpa@uw.edu or 206.616.0778.