School of Public Affairs and Administration

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Over 70 years of Preparing Exceptional Leaders for Public Service

The KU School of Public Affairs and Administration develops skilled leaders, innovators and problem solvers who are ready to make a difference in their communities by addressing social and economic challenges at all levels of governance. Our graduates become leaders and public management professionals who exemplify a deep commitment to ethical public service within a wide variety of public and nonprofit sector professions.