McGeorge School of Law

Admission Requirements & Application for MPA and MPP Degrees

MPP Admission Requirements

The MPP program admission process involves careful review of each applicant's background, experience and goals. Applications for Fall 2019 will open soon. MPP applicants will need:

  • Completed online application
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum GPA 3.0 (on 4.0 scale)
  • Transcripts
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose (two or more double spaced pages);
  • Official GRE, LSAT, GMAT or MCAT scores, which can be waived if applicant completed their undergraduate degree five or more years ago
  • Two Letters of Recommendation

MPA Admission Requirements

The MPA program admission process involves careful review of each applicant's background, experience and goals. Applications are open for Spring 2019 and applications for Fall 2019 will open soon. MPA applicants will need:

  • Completed online application;
  • Bachelor's degree;
  • Transcripts;
  • Statement of Purpose (2 or more double spaced pages);
  • Resume;
  • Two Letters of Recommendation

Uncertain which program is right for you? Contact Assistant Director Casey Heinzen by email or 916-520-7471 to learn more.

All applications are accepted on a rolling basis

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Questions?

Contact Casey Heinzen, Assistant Director, Public Policy Programs
Email | 916.520.7471

Student Spotlight

TestVanessa Adame
Vanessa Adame
Class of 2018 
Hometown: Folsom, Calif.
Undergraduate: UC Davis
Major: Political science and psychology

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