Fels Institute of Government

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA


Details at a Glance

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Our Program

Full-time MPA program, Executive MPA program, Certificate programs

For over 80 years, Penn's Fels Institute of Government has educated the next generation of public leaders. Fels offers focused, practical educational programs that prepare students for high-impact roles as public leaders and managers. Locally, nationally and globally, our students are committed to making a difference.

Each Fels program is designed to help students achieve specific academic and career goals. Fels faculty and instructors are high-level practitioners and distinguished Penn scholars, focused on equipping students with versatile skills, tools, and knowledge to meet complex challenges.


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Application Deadline

Deadline varies by program

Tuition & Financial Aid

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