Advance your career in public affairs & policy. Effect change.

The School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) houses three programs: Center for Public Administration and Policy (CPAP), Government and International Affairs (GIA) and Urban Affairs and Planning (UAP). Plan to attend the SPIA information session and visit our new state-of-the-art LEED-certified facility in the heart of Arlington, at the Ballston Metro stop off the Orange/Silver Metro lines. SPIA faculty and students will provide first-hand experience of the program. RSVP today

SPIA offers a highly interdisciplinary and flexible set of degrees via evening classes and distance learning:

  • Masters in Public Administration & Policy (MPA)
  • Masters in Public & International Affairs (MPIA)
  • Masters in Urban & Regional Planning (MURP)
  • PhD in Public Administration & Public Affairs (PAPA)
  • PhD in Planning, Governance & Globalization (PGG-GG)

When: Thursday, September 19, 2019, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM EDT

Where: Virginia Tech Research Center – 900 N Glebe Rd. Arlington, VA 22203

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If you would like to request a personal tour or a consultation about whether SPIA degree and certificate programs are right for you, please contact Georgeta Pourchot at georgeta@vt.edu.

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SPIA’s new campus is located in the heart of Arlington, a quick Metro ride from the nation’s capital!

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