Fast Facts

OUR COMMUNITY

Our Community fast facts

STUDENT EXPERIENCE

Student Experience fast facts

Education

Over 195 faculty; Average Class Size: 40 required courses, 20 elective courses; Approx. 90 courses each semester; Capstone Program: 296 students, 71 projects, 14 countries

beyond wagner

Beyond Wagner fast facts

*MPA (PNP & Health) - 63% of students graduate in 2 years and 89% graduate in 4 years. Completion rate for AY 2013-2017 for MPA Health is 92%.

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Our Community

839 students; From 41 countries; Average age: 27 (40 for Executive Program); Average years of work experience: 4 (12 for Executive Program)
Where they worked before grad school: Nonprofit/NGO 54%; Private/For-profit 29%; State & Local Government 12%; Federal Government 5%
Degree program breakdown: MPA-PNP 55%; MPA-HPAM 20%; EMPA 11%; MUP 11%; PhD 2%; MSPP 1%

Student Experience

Enrollment status: 34% full-time, 66% part-time (63% of students graduate in 2 year; and 89% graduate in 4 years)*
77% of students work in some capacity while at school (internships, full-time jobs, part-time jobs, etc.)
Many students work at our various research centers: Rudin Center for Transportation, Financial Access Initiative, Furman Center for Real Estate & Urban Policy
24 student groups that provide academic, social, and professional programming
*MPA (PNP & Health) - 63% of students graduate in 2 years and 89% graduate in 4 years. Completionrate for AY 2013-2017 for MPA Health is 92%.

Education

Over 195 faculty (including full-time, clinical, affiliated, associated, and adjunct); Average class size: 40 in required courses, 20 in elective courses; Approximately 90 courses offered each semester
In our innovative Capstone Program, students spend one year addressing a challenge and identifying opportunities for a client, or conducting research on a pressing social question—in a complex and real-world environment: 296 students, 71 projects, 14 countries

Beyond Wagner

11,923 alumni in 73 countries around the world
Career success: 96% of students find a job within 10 months of graduating; 2% continuing education; 2% seeking employment