If you are interested in working in the public sector, this program is for you. The MPA program has trained professional public administrators since 1973 and has an excellent track record of job placements and career advances. The strength of the WKU MPA Program is its versatility. It is a diverse program which includes full-time as well as students who are also employed full-time in organizations including the military, law enforcement, other agencies of government, and nonprofits. Additionally, there are various opportunities for student engagement such as internships, networking opportunities, and professional conferences.