Master of Public Policy and Administration

Career Opportunities

Cal Lutheran Public Policy and Administration graduates have found new or higher positions in the private sectors as public relations officers, college professors and insurance executives. In the public and non-profit sector, they are working as:

  • City managers
  • Public-safety administrators
  • Lobbyists
  • Human resource managers
  • Police and correctional management
  • Policy analysts
  • Recreation directors
  • Mental health directors
  • Directors of philanthropic organizations
  • School administrators
  • Managers in federal, state and city offices

Nationwide, MPPA graduates have secured such posts as public affairs officers in private organizations, financial administrators, museum directors, federal law enforcement officers, federal administrators, military officers, judicial administrators, city and county managers, state executives and marketing directors.