“We are sharing this success in our latest leap in the rankings with our students and alumni,” said Aimee Williamson, president and associate professor at the Suffolk Institute of Civil Service, home to the MPA programme. “They bring tremendous value to their agencies and communities every day. We remain committed to doing our part to build the bench of public service in the Commonwealth and beyond.
The ranking increase also reflects a growing recognition of the Public Service Institute’s leadership role in public affairs through its sponsorship of research-oriented journals, faculty publication of peer-reviewed books and articles. by peers and the hosting of international conferences.
“We are proud to house the Master of Public Administration program at the University of Suffolk’s Sawyer Business School,” said Dr. Amy Zeng, Dean of the Sawyer Business School. “Our unique structure allows us to foster cross-sector collaboration in education, research and outreach. And the continued rise in the program’s rankings is well-deserved, as the Institute for Public Service has provided top-notch education in public and nonprofit management for nearly five decades.
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