Phone: 267-386-3001

To learn more about all of our program offerings, contact Kelly Smack at or 267-386-3019.

To learn more about our MSW program, contact Kyle Murray at or 610-738-0339.

Joseph Santivasci, M.Ed.
Director, WCU Philadelphia Campus
Associate Provost for Enrollment Management and Campus Planning
Phone: 610-436-3376
Email: Joseph Santivasci

Marcie Cohen, M.S.
Associate Director for Student Services
Phone: 267-386-3014
Email: Marcie Cohen

Ben Morgan, M.A.
Associate Director, Student Success Center
Phone: 267-386-3027
Email: Ben Morgan

Kyle Murray
MSW Recruiter
Phone: 610-738-0339
Email: Kyle Murray

Kelly Smack, MSW
Assistant Director for Recruitment
Phone: 267-386-3019
Email: Kelly Smack

Philadelphia Campus Lits Building

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Coming Fall 2020 to West Chester University in Philadelphia. 

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) is a professional degree designed for individuals with or without work experience who want to learn or grow their administrative and public management and policy analysis skills.

The program is offered through the Department of Public Policy and Administration, which is housed within the College of Business and Public Management. The MPA curriculum provides students with a foundation in applying policy and management skills.  Students earning their MPA  will possess a strong competency in apublic, non-profit, and private organizations. 

The application is easy and no GRE scores are required. Many students complete the program while working full time. Students may earn their MPA completely online or in-person or via tele-conference.

For more information about the MPA program, please visit the Department of Public Policy and Administration website. 


 Lillian Miller

Assistant Director, Public Policy and Administration


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