Evans School of Public Affairs

Evans School Among the Top Ten Schools of Public Affairs


The Evans School consistently ranks among the top public affairs programs. In U.S. News & World Report’s latest rankings, the Evans School placed in the top 10 programs nationwide (9th overall) and earned additional recognition for exceptional programming in nonprofit management (3rd), environmental policy and management (6th), public management and administration (11th), and public policy analysis (13th).

Mark Long Honored for Innovative Research

Professor Mark Long received a 2015 Innovation Award, providing research support to evaluate how individuals value the lives of others and uncover how altruism plays a role in the social value. The Innovation Awards recognize 14 of the most creative researchers at UW who are addressing pressing problems of humanity and creating solutions.

UW Takes Top Spot for Peace Corps Volunteers

Meghan Flaherty (MPA '15) is serving as a Community Economic Development Volunteer in Peru.

The UW reclaims its top spot in number of Peace Corps volunteers among large schools nationwide. The Evans School contributes to this success through our Peace Corps' Master's International (PCMI) track, which combines our Master of Public Administration (MPA) degree with two years of Peace Corps service and focuses on international development of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs).

Applications Still Being Accepted for the MPA Program

Interested in earning an Evans School MPA degree?  Applications are still being accepted for the MPA and part-time MPA.  

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