FAQ: Curriculum

The Clinton School offers two different graduate degrees: the Master of Public Service (MPS) degree - which is full-time and in-person, and the Executive Master of Public Service (EMPS) degree through Clinton School Online – an online program for mid-career professionals with at least 5 years of professional work experience.

Additionally, for the MPS degree track only, concurrent degree options include a MPS/Juris Doctor in collaboration with the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (Bowen School of Law), an MPS/MBA with the University of Arkansas (Walton College of Business), and an MPS/Master of Public Health in conjunction with the University of Arkansas School for Medical Sciences (Boozman College of Public Health). In order to be accepted into any of these concurrent degree programs, the applicant must separately apply and be accepted into both the Clinton School and the concurrent program of their choice.

The Clinton School MPS degree is a full-time, two-year program. By enrolling in a concurrent program, an additional year or two (depending on the program) will be required to obtain both degrees. 

More about: the Clinton School MPS core courses, electives, and the three concurrent degree offerings.

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