New York University's Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

Make your impact on the world through one of our top-ranked degree programs.

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Learn a set of frameworks, skills, and analytics that will prepare you for the many roles, organizations, and sectors your career will span.

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Recognized as one of the best in the country, this cutting-edge program crosses traditional boundaries and prepares you to shape the future of healthcare.

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Gain skills to solve today's urban challenges and put your ideas to work building thriving urban centers.

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Acquire the leadership and management skills needed to lead change in US healthcare and advance your career in a part-time online program.

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Learn to analyze and address the most pressing public service challenges of our time.

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As an experienced leader, develop the skill sets you'll need to tackle the most complex public service challenges.

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Study the complex questions that drive you through our interdisciplinary and flexible program that emphasizes rigorous, cutting-edge research.

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Make a positive impact on the world by earning a dual degree—and do it in a condensed timeframe.

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Providing the world's future public service leaders with tangible, applicable skills to make a positive impact.

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Justine Jacob

Prioritizing the Protection of Vulnerable Populations in California, Palestine, Egypt, Jordan, and New York

Meet Justine Jacob (MPA 2018), an advocate for vulnerable populations both in the US and the Middle East. Prior to NYU Wagner, she worked extensively with an Egyptian NGO serving mostly African refugees in Cairo. 

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Handaa pictured outside of the World Bank building

Creating Sustainable Solutions in Developing Countries through Gender Equality

As a summer analyst within the Africa Gender Innovation Lab at the World Bank, Handaa Enkh-Amgalan supported the analysis and research of the organization’s impact evaluation projects focusing on women's economic empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Rhodes Perry at the NYC Administration for Children’s Services 3rd Annual LGBTQ & Ally Awards Ceremony at the NY State Surrogates Court Building in May, 2015. Photograph copyright Justine Kelly-Fierro

Voices of LGBTQ business leaders amplified thanks to NYU Wagner alum

NYU Wagner alum Rhodes Perry (MPA 2006) is helping LGBTQ businesspeople maximize their success in the workplace through his leadership consultancy Rhodes Perry LLC and his virtual mentorship podcast "The Out Entrepreneur".

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