PPIA Program

“Diversity & Leadership in Public Service”

Graduate School Search

Professional Programs to Train You for Leadership in Public Service

Welcome to the PPIA Graduate School Search where you can look for and learn about graduate programs in public and international affairs. These programs make up the PPIA Graduate School Consortium and represent the finest and most respected in the nation offering advanced degrees in public policy, public administration, international relations and related fields.

Contact Cart & Search Schools

As you search for schools, use the Contact Cart to store all of the schools you are interested in, then use the Checkout function as a convenient way to communicate your interest to multiple schools, all in one simple, time-saving step.

Search below for schools either by location, by master list, or by area of specialization/study track. Use the Contact Cart window in the upper right to browse your search results, return for a new search or checkout.

Search by Master List

Select school profiles from complete listing.

Search by Issues & Areas

Select schools according to your personal & academic interests.

Search by Location

Select schools by individual state.

Search by Area of Specialization / Study Track

Child / Family Policy

Government (Public) Administration

Law / International Law

Conflict Resolution / Negotiation

Healthcare Policy / Management

Nonprofit Management

Criminal Justice Policy Management

Housing / Economic Development

Organizational Theory / Management

Education Policy

Human Rights / Humanitarian Affairs

Public Finance / Budgeting

Energy Policy

Information & Technology Policy / Management

Security Studies (National or International)

Environmental Policy

International Development

Social Policy / Poverty

Foreign Policy

International Trade / Business

Urban Studies / Regional Planning

Search by Regional / Area Studies



Latin America


Eastern Europe / Russia

Middle East