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 Spring MPA Open House

March 13, 2020
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. EST
Virtual Event

You're invited to Cornell University's
Spring MPA Open House!

By attending our Open House, you'll learn more about Cornell's Master of Public Administration program, offered by the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs. You'll also learn how you can jumpstart your future as a leader in public affairs.

Historically, Cornell's MPA Open House event has about 25 attendees, many of whom end up attending the program in the fall. The Open House provides the opportunity to meet with faculty, staff, and current students, learn more about the program, and explore housing options in the area. In short, you get to see what life as a CIPA Fellow is really like! See the details of the event below:

Friday, March 13, 2020
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Virtual Event

Due to current travel restrictions and circumstances related to the Coronavirus, the Spring MPA Open House is moving to a completely virtual event as of 3/10/20.  RSVPed students, please check your email for an update and invitation to our virtual event.

Register for our virtual event:

Below is a tentative schedule of events for Open House 2020. 

Event Schedule

Time Event

9:00 a.m.

Welcome & Introduction to CIPA: Overview of the Cornell MPA

10:10 a.m.

Class Visit: “PADM 5114 Systems Leadership”

10:50 a.m.

Alumni Panel

12:10 p.m.

The Student Experience: Life as a CIPA Fellow

1:00 p.m.

Professional Development and Career Management at CIPA

2:00-3:30 p.m.

Faculty Introductions

3:30 p.m.

Virtual Campus Tour (On Your Own)

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Cornell University’s 2020 MPA Career Report

With this MPA Report, we showcase Cornell University’s respected Master of Public Administration degree, our high-achieving community of alumni, and in turn, invite you to explore how exactly you define career success.

Download the Report

Have Questions for Us?

Can't make this event but want to learn more about Cornell University's Master of Public Administration program? Click the link below to request more information and to connect with an admissions professional from the Cornell Institute for Public Affairs!

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