Spring MPA Research Assistantships – Apply Now

researchThe MPA faculty has identified available Differential Tuition funds to try out a new differential tuition funded program – research assistantships. MPA students will be paid to work with faculty on research and scholarship projects. The hourly rate is $18, and number of hours is still being finalized, but each project listed below will be authorized at least $1,000 for student employment. The funds will have to be expended, and the hours worked, by the end of June 2017.

MPA Comprehensive Survey 2016 Results


The MPA programs conduct an annual survey of current students in and graduates of the MPA in Public Policy and Administration (MPA-PPA) and the MPA in Inspection and Oversight (MPA-IO) including students in the MPA-IO Advanced Certificate in Forensic Accounting and MPA students in the single MPA program before the program was split. The survey is designed to serve a set of purposes, and therefore we combined them into one survey to save students time and effort. The results are in.

January MPA Writing Workshops

writingThe Writing Center’s January MPA workshops cover many important topics. To register for the workshops, students MUST sign up for workshops in advance either through TutorTrac (https://jjctutortrac.jjay.cuny.edu/TracWeb40/default.html), or email to writing@jjay.cuny.edu their workshop choices with title, date, time, and their CUNY EMPL (8 digit) ID number, or calling 646-557-4628 and leave a message containing their workshop choices with title, date, time, and their CUNY EMPL (8 digit) ID number. If they need to cancel, they must follow the same procedure.

Registration For New MPA Students

registerCongratulations to students admitted for Spring 2016 to the MPA programs, both online and campus. You can take the following steps to plan your course of study and register for classes. MPA services at mpaadvising@jjay.cuny.edu can assist if you encounter problems registering.

Textbook and iPad Collection and Distributions Schedule

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This is the schedule for the Fall 2016 collection and Spring 2017 distribution of textbooks and iPads, in  Suite 523 Haaren Hall (T- building).

We will be collecting books/tablets from the Fall 2016 from Saturday December 10, 2016 until December 20, 2016 and will resume for distribution for Spring 2017 on January 23, 2017 to February 10, 2017.