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Spring MPA Research Assistantships – Apply Now

Spring MPA Research Assistantships – Apply Now

The 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...
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MPA Comprehensive Survey 2016 Results

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....
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Registration For New MPA Students

Registration For New MPA Students

Congratulations 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.
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James O’Neill MPA ’93 is New NYPD Commissioner

James O’Neill MPA ’93 is New NYPD Commissioner

The Mayor today announced that James P. O’Neill, a 1993 MPA graduate from John Jay College, will serve as New York City’s next Police Commissioner. As Chief of Department, O’Neill has been the architect of the NYPD’s neighborhood policing program, a growing initiative to strengthen the relationship between police and the communities they serve....
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MPA-IO Specialization: Health Care Services Inspection and Oversight

MPA-IO Specialization: Health Care Services Inspection and Oversight

The MPA in Inspection and Oversight program announces a new specialization – Health Care Services Inspection and Oversight. The specialization will prepare students for careers in the assessment, monitoring, regulation, auditing and investigation of health care organizations and service providers. The specialization is initially only being offered on an online basis. Students in the...
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Dual Degree MPA-JD Program in Law and Public Accountability

Dual Degree MPA-JD Program in Law and Public Accountability

John Jay College of Criminal Justice and the CUNY Law School have established  the MPA/JD in Law and Public Accountability, which offers qualified students the opportunity to earn both a Master of Public Administration in Inspection and Oversight and a Juris Doctor degree in Law. The Program has been approved by the New York State...
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Introducing the New MPA Career Services Team!

Introducing the New MPA Career Services Team!

One of the unique and exciting aspects of the MPA program at John Jay is the team at the Center for Career and Professional Development dedicated to supporting MPA students through the various processes surrounding internships, career changes and career advancement. Click “Read More” to learn more the team.
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Who’s Driving Your Taxi? Professor Russo Wants You to Know

Who’s Driving Your Taxi? Professor Russo Wants You to Know

A nationwide discussion has been sparked regarding the accuracy, reliability, and adequacy of the public safety requirements that are imposed on for-hire vehicle (“FHV”) providers.  Much of the debate has centered around whether the breadth and scope of driver vetting requirements imposed on drivers providing services through new transportation network companies, or “TNCs,” are...
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John Jay Students and Faculty Explore Maker Faire 2014

John Jay Students and Faculty Explore Maker Faire 2014

On September 20, 2014, Professors Judy-Lynne Peters and Adam Scott Wandt accompanied students to Maker Faire 2014 at the New York Hall of Science. Click “Read More” to hear about this event and see a video of the trip.
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John Jay Well-Represented at ASPA 2015

John Jay Well-Represented at ASPA 2015

The MPA program was excited to have a large contingent attend the American Society for Public Administration annual meeting March 5-10 in Chicago. 3 students and 9 faculty presented research, 4 faculty members served as discussants on panels, and every attendee received a copy of “Public Administration Evolving” edited by Dr. Marilyn Rubin, Director...
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