NASPAA or the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration is the global standard in public service education.   NASPAA is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) membership association with over 300 institutional member schools at U.S. and non-U.S. universities that award degrees in public administration, public policy, public affairs, non profit and related fields.   NASPAA is the recognized global accreditor of master's degree programs in these fields.

Who Makes up NASPAA

Institutional Members
More than 23,000 Students Enrolled in Fall 2017
Countries Represented


NASPAA's twofold mission is to ensure excellence in education and training for public service and to promote the ideal of public service.