Careers of MPA Graduates

EMU MPA Alumni Overview

Want to know where our alumni live, what they do, where they work, and what job responsibilities they have? Explore our alumni overview [PDF].

Alumni Testimonials

Read about the impact the MPA degree has had on our alumni.

NASPAA Resources

Learn more about pursuing a public service degree and view employment data from the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration website.

Employment sector of 2021-22 graduates six months after graduating

  • 38% Nonprofit domestic-oriented (5 graduates)
  • 15% Federal government (2 graduates)
  • 15% City, county, or other local government (2 graduates)
  • 15% Private sector - Not research/consulting (2 graduates)
  • 8% State or regional government (1 graduate)
  • 8% Unknown (1 graduate)

None of the 13 2021-22 graduates reported working for an international government, nonprofit (internationally oriented), private sector (research or consulting), obtaining further education, military service, or being unemployed (seeking or not seeking employment).



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