The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service is now accepting applications for enrollment in its Master of Public Service (MPS) degree program for Fall 2022.
Those interested in applying for Fall 2022 enrollment can apply online now. The MPS application deadline is February 1, 2022. The MPS application is test-optional and there is no application fee required. Competitive applicants will have a strong academic background, along with a demonstrated passion for helping others through public service. Visit the Clinton School’s MPS FAQ page for more information.
The first school in the nation to offer a master’s degree in public service, the Clinton School welcomes students who are interested in pursuing or enhancing their careers in a variety of industries, including nonprofit, for-profit, and governmental work.
The MPS at the Clinton School can be earned concurrently with a Juris Doctor (JD) from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, a Master of Public Health (MPH) from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Sam M. Walton College of Business, or a Master of Social Work from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Social Work.
Clinton School graduates enjoy positions in government, education, and nonprofits, as well as sectors like business development, entrepreneurship, and fundraising. The unique partnerships afforded by the Clinton School enable matching opportunities with organizations and businesses around the world.
Modeled on President Bill Clinton’s vision of building leadership through civic engagement, the Clinton School offers a practical approach to learning through the combination of coursework and for-credit field service projects.
During the two-year, 40-credit hour program, Clinton School MPS students complete three field service projects: the team-based Practicum project in Arkansas during their first year; an International Public Service Project during the summer after their first year; and a final Capstone project in an area of their own interest.
For more information on applying to the Clinton School, contact Director of Enrollment Alex Thomas at email@example.com or (501) 683-5228.
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