The Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) program welcomes students with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and professional accomplishments. Our students are mid-career professionals who come from both public- and private-sector careers with a common goal: making a difference in their communities. Hear directly from our students and gain a firsthand look at the ExecutiveMPA@Syracuse program.
Shaping Tomorrow’s Government Procurement Policies
While working at the departments of Homeland Security and Education, Raissa Figueiredo wanted to grow into a more policy-focused position. See how she intends to use her Executive MPA degree to become a leader in government procurement policy.
A leader on and off the battlefield, Jeffrey Cleland is using his military experience to aid him in his public service career. After earning his Executive MPA degree, he plans on focusing his efforts on policy issues that can help fellow veterans.
With more than 30 years of experience and a master’s in city and regional planning, Dennis Vicchiarelli chose the online Executive MPA program to complement his public service background. Find out how Dennis plans to use his education to improve leadership at his organization.