NASPAA Reporting Data


Reporting Data

School of Public Service – Public Policy and Administration: Alumni Survey – Where are your graduates now?
2017 NASPAA survey of Boise State MPA Alumni

PPA Data Reporting Charts
Graduate College/Institutional Research – Retention and Completion Data

Master of Public Administration Self-Study Executive Summary, 2014

Boise State University Facts and Figures provides quick, at-a-glance information about the university, including a historical timeline, a biography of the president, a campus map and numbers ranging from tuition and fees to student demographics and budget information.

Employment Statistics for Graduates

Employment statistics for Master of Public Administration students that graduated during the 2016-2018 academic years are listed below. This table details the number of students employed within the field of Public Administration and/or Policy within six months of graduation.
State, provincial, or regional government in the same country as the program45
Nonprofit domestic-oriented11
Private sector - Research/consulting21
Private sector but not research/consulting11
Unemployed (seeking employment)11
Status unknown72


Student Completion Rates

Graduation and retention statistics for MPA students admitted during the 2012-2014 academic years are listed below. This table details how many students graduated within the program during the 2, 3, and 4 year periods following their admission to the program.
 2013-2014 cohort2012-2013 cohort
Initially enrolled4231
Graduated within 2 years1515
Graduated within 3 years2420
Graduated within 4 years3021
Total students graduated and persisting to graduation3222