College of Public Affairs and Administration
We will Prepare You to Lead and to Advocate for Change
We are the University of Illinois System’s capital city connection for the study of public policy, affairs, and administration.
Located in the Illinois’ capital city, there is no better place than the College of Public Affairs and Administration for you to launch a lifetime devoted to the service of others and to the betterment of our communities. Whether you are interested in politics, social movements and/or the study of public institutions or you see yourself tackling issues of poverty, climate change, social injustice, or issues in the workplace, we want to help you to take the next step in your educational journey. Our undergraduate and graduate degree programs will connect you with the action and opportunities that can only come from being the university located in the capital city. Whatever degree program you choose, we will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to make a difference and to pursue a meaningful career.
Are you anxious about the future and not sure what your next best step might be? We are here to help you embrace the future with confidence!
Be a fully online student, blend your classes (take some online, take some on campus), or take them all on campus- the choice is yours at UIS.
Take Your Next Step with the College of Public Affairs and Administration
CPAA Blog: The Capitol Connection
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