Looking to expand your knowledge related to accreditation, higher education, program management, or performance management? Every month, we share a short list of articles or resources from around the web that may be interesting and valuable to NASPAA-accredited programs.
- Hatcher, William, Meares, W. L., & V. Gordon. (2018). The Capacity and Constraints of Small MPA Programs: A Survey of Program Directors. Journal of Public Affairs Education. – Explore the challenges and opportunities of small public affairs programs.
- Lewis, Gregory B. (2018). Undergraduate majors in public administration and competitor fields: How do student characteristics and career outcomes compare? Journal of Public Affairs Education. – “This article expands our knowledge, examining the characteristics of people with bachelor’s degrees in public administration and public policy, the degrees they obtain, their unemployment rates, the jobs they take, and the amounts they earn.”
- Haupt, Brittany & Claire Connolly Knox. (2018). Measuring cultural competence in emergency management and homeland security higher education programs. Journal of Public Affairs Education. – “By increasing cultural competency knowledge, skills, and abilities in emergency management higher education, we increase our graduates to be more credible, empathetic, relatable, and trustworthy, and less inclined to negatively apply biases, stereotypes, and pre-conceived notions.”