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2015-16 Annual Accreditation Data Report Released!

COPRA is pleased to release its sixth Annual Accreditation Data Report! The 2015-16 Report provides increased insight into the public affairs field, and the faculty, students, and alumni of our accredited programs. Thank you to each NASPAA-accredited program for providing the data…

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2016-17 Roster of Accredited Programs Released!

The Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation (COPRA) is pleased to release the 2016-17 Roster of Accredited Programs! The Roster, published annually, includes the 2015-16 cohort with 24 reaccredited programs and 1 program achieving accreditation for the first time. Please join COPRA in…

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Thank you 2015-16 COPRA!

The 2015-16 COPRA cycle has officially come to an end, and on behalf of NASPAA, our programs, and colleagues, I would like to extend a tremendous THANK YOU to one of the hardest working committees at NASPAA. Please join me…

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Welcome New Commissioners!

COPRA is pleased to welcome three new Commissioners this fall: Laura Bloomberg (Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota), Rose Diaz (School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University), and Jaeun Shin (The KDI School of Public Policy and…

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2015-16 Roster of Accredited Programs Released!

The Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation (COPRA) is pleased to release the 2015-16 Roster of Accredited Programs! The Roster, published annually, includes 29 fully reaccredited programs and 8 programs achieving accreditation for the first time. The newly-accredited programs include The American University in…

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New! October 2014 COPRA Policy Statement

COPRA has released a policy statement announcing the implementation expectations of programs in the 2015-16 Cohort, with regard to Standard 5, as well as reaffirming expectations related to diversity. The Policy Statement is available here.

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2015-16 Cohort: Upcoming Deadlines

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