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Public Affairs & Administration

Attending the top-ranked school for public affairs in Colorado has its benefits. Opportunities abound for internships, hands-on experience and collaboration with organizations and government agencies, leading to future careers in public administration and public affairs.

Denver is also home to the largest concentration of federal agencies outside of Washington, D.C., creating numerous internship and employment opportunities for our students and graduates.
All of our bachelor’s and master’s degree programs are available online and are taught by the same top-notch faculty as our in-person courses. 
Our Master of Public Administration degree has been offered online for 15 years, making the School of Public Affairs an early innovator in online education.

Online, weekend and evening courses make all of our degrees accessible to working professionals. We also offer intensive accelerated programs that enable full-time students to earn a master’s degree in as a little as 11 months, as well as a dual five-year Bachelor of Arts in Public Service /Master of Public Administration.

Graduate students have the option to complete a concentration as part of their degree program. A number of dual-degree programs are also available.

Learn more by exploring the links in the left navigation. For questions or to schedule an appointment, please email​ or call 303.315.2228 | Physical Address: 1380 Lawrence St., Ste. 500  Denver, CO  80204 | Mailing Address: University of Colorado Denver, SPA, Campus Box 142, P.O. Box 173364, Denver, CO 80217-3364 | ph: 303.315.2228 | fax: 303.315.2229 | SPA Website Feedback

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