School of Public Administration

Diploma in Indigenous Community Development and Governance

Application deadline: May 31 for September 2018 entry. For information about this program, contact the program manager at Diploma_ICDG@uvic.ca. Click here for the program brochure.

open house 17 january 2018, 4:30 pm, HSD lobby
Nov 2017 Grads

School of Public Administration graduates prior to their convocation ceremony on 14 November 2017.

Congratulations to the 25 MACD, MADR, and MPA students who, during summer 2017, defended their capstone reports to clients in the government, non-profit and community sectors. Browse through completed Master's reports.

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Fall 2017 Policy and Governance Forum series -students, faculty, and practitioners explore important public issues: homelessness, climate change, reconciliation, border community relations, ethics, guaranteed annual income. See the topics and schedule.

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Making a Difference in the Government and the Community

40+ years of delivering quality programs.

40+ years of engaged faculty, sessional instructors and staff.

First in Canada to offer an MPA exclusively Online (continuous since 2003).

First in Canada to offer a graduate degree in Community Development (MACD launched 2010).

MPA courses (On Campus) + Co-op placements (local/national/international) allow students an intensive opportunity to launch their careers in the public service.

Local, national, international and indigenous perspectives are offered in all programs.

Integrative case studies that reach across cohorts and disciplines allow for unique learning opportunitites.

Our school supports over 500 students, with 100+ graduating each year.

Explore the variety of programs we offer and prepare to apply yourself and make a difference!