Beyond the designated core curriculum, two-year MIA and MPA students must complete the requirements for one of six policy concentrations and a specialization focused on a particular skill or area of knowledge. MPA in Development Practice students can choose up to two specializations (not required).
For half a century, SIPA has offered through its International Fellows Program a unique course of graduate study that combines heightened understanding of international change with practical preparation to deal with the new world it is creating.
The Picker Center offers open enrollment short duration certificate programs for mid-career professionals looking to develop specific skills. Please click below to find out information on upcoming classes.
In my everyday work, I absolutely draw on skills I obtained at SIPA and contexts that I learned about in my coursework there.