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5 Reasons to Pursue a Dual Degree — Getting an MPA and an MBA

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3 Practical Reasons to Attend Cornell's Fall MPA Open House

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Understanding the Timeline of Career Management Support at the Brooks School MPA Program

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What Can You Do with an MPA?

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Jobs for MPA Graduates — And Where MPA Graduates are Working Today

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Sarah Brown is a first-year CIPA student.  An organic farmer from Washington State, she spent last year in a small village in Hungary as a Fulbright ...