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Meet Roger E. Hartley, new COPRA member!

Roger E. Hartley, Ph.D. Dean, College of Public Affairs  University of Baltimore I was born and raised in Cross Lanes, West Virginia. Like many of our students, I am a first generation college graduate. Among the things that I am…

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Meet Verna Smith, new COPRA member!

Verna Smith, Ph.D. Director, Master’s Programmes Victoria University of Wellington Verna Smith is Director of the Master’s Programmes and Senior Lecturer in Public Policy for the School of Government at Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand. She has qualifications…

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Meet Shawn Flanigan, new COPRA member!

Shawn Flanigan, Ph.D. Professor, School of Public Affairs San Diego State University Shawn Flanigan is a Professor of Public Affairs. She received her Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy from the University at Albany, after receiving her Master of Public…

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NASPAA Accredits 6 New Degrees

The Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA) announced today that its Commission on Peer Review and Accreditation (COPRA) has accredited six new programs: KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Master of Public Management (South Korea)…

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New! 2016 COPRA Policy Statement and 2016 Self-Study Instructions

COPRA is pleased to distribute the annual updates to the Self-Study Instructions for NASPAA Accreditation. The 2016 revisions reflect the work of NASPAA leadership and COPRA working together to improve the value of program data collection, as well as clarify…

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