Program Requirement Checksheet

EXECUTIVE MPA (EMPA): GLOBAL PUBLIC SERVICE LEADERS

I. SCHOOLWIDE CORE COURSES [9 CREDITS]

Students must complete or waive all core courses

Course Number Course Name Prerequisites Typically offered credits
EXEC-GP.1194 EMPA Seminar: Strategic Leadership for Public Service Organizations None Fall 3
EXEC-GP.2201 Institutions, Governance, and Public Sector Reform None Fall 3
EXEC-GP.3190 EMPA Seminar: Leadership Confronted EXEC-GP.1194 Spring 3

 

II. ELECTIVES [18 total credits]

Students must complete 18 credits of electives.

Course Number  Course Name         Prerequisites          Typically offered credits
           
           
           
           

 

 

III. EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING [3 credits]

Students must choose to take a Wagner course abroad OR participate in the practicum course.

Course Number Course Name Prerequisites Typically offered credits
HPAM-GP.2242 International Health Policy and Prospects (Geneva, Switzerland) PNP and MUP students: CORE-GP.1022 or URPL-GP.2660 and PADM-GP.2201 Health students: CORE-GP.1022, HPAM-GP.1830 or HPAM-GP.2836; PADM-GP.2201 (recommended) Summer 3
PADM-GP.2249 Scaling Social Enterprises - Experiential Field Course CORE-GP 1021 and PADM 2312 concurrently; students with relevant work or academic experience can reach out to the professor for a waiver consideration. Spring 3
PADM-GP.2250 Hunger and Food Security in a Global Perspective (Accra, Ghana) CORE-GP.1018, CORE-GP.1011, CORE-GP.1022, or equivalents or permission from the instructor. Summer 3
URPL-GP.2251 Urbanization Policy in China: Untangling the Mystery None Summer 3

 

TOTAL CREDITS IN DEGREE: 30