US News Ranking – Top 15%

In the most recent US News and World Report reputational survey of graduate programs, we have moved up to the 15th percentile, into the list of the top 50 of the 282 MPA programs as ranked by NASPAA and APPAM member schools.   We are in the highest ranking percentile of any John Jay graduate program ranked by US News and World Report.  As further indication of our national recognition, in 2014, the MPA Program in Public Policy and Administration won the NASPAA Diversity Award.  In the same year, the MPA Program in Inspection and Oversight won the NASPAA Social Equity award.