|The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs|
|Motto:||Advancing Citizenship, Scholarship, and Leadership around the world. A motto (from the Italian word motto, meaning witticism sentence is a phrase meant to formally describe the general motivation or intention of a social group|
|Established:||October 3, 1924|
|Dean:||Mitchel B. Wallerstein|
|Location:||Syracuse, NY, USA|
The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, as a graduate school at Syracuse University, offers degrees in the social sciences and public and international affairs (at the master and Ph. The date of establishment or date of founding of an Institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point Year 1924 ( MCMXXIV) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. For the film of this title see Private School (film. Private schools, or Independent schools are Schools not administered In Academic administration, a dean is a person with significant authority over a specific academic unit or over a specific area of concern or both Mitchel Wallerstein is an American political scientist and dean of the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. See also Postgraduate Training in Education Postgraduate education (synonymous in North America with graduate education, and sometimes described Syracuse (locally ˈsɛrəkjuːs sometimes ˈsɪrəkjuːs or /ˈsɪərəkjuːs/ by non-natives is a city in Central New York, USA. New York ( is a state in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern regions of the United States and is the nation's third most populous The United States of America —commonly referred to as the A website (alternatively web site or Web site, a back-construction from the Proper noun World Wide Web) is a collection of Web pages A graduate school or ("grad school" is a school that awards advanced degrees such as doctoral degrees with the general requirement that students must have earned Syracuse University (SU is a private research university located in Syracuse, New York. The social sciences comprise academic disciplines concerned with the study of the social life of human groups and individuals including Anthropology, Communication studies Public administration can be broadly described as the development implementation and study of branches of government Policy. D. levels). According to U.S. News & World Report, the Maxwell School is the leading public policy school offering master degrees in Public Affairs in the United States. USNews & World Report is an influential weekly American Newsmagazine published in Washington D Public policy schools teach students Policy studies, Policy analysis, Public policy, Public administration, and public affairs. Public administration can be broadly described as the development implementation and study of branches of government Policy. The Maxwell School has been consistently ranked as the top graduate program for public affairs in the country by U. S. News and World Report, including the most recent rankings in 2008. It is also listed as one of the top ten professional schools for international relations by Foreign Policy magazine. Professional school may refer to Journalism school Law school Business school Public policy school Foreign Policy is a bimonthly American Magazine founded in 1970 by Samuel P
The School also offers dual professional degrees between its public administration and international relations programs, the Syracuse University College of Law, the Newhouse School of Public Communications, the Martin J. Whitman School of Management, and the School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) at Johns Hopkins University. Syracuse University College of Law (SUCOL founded in 1895 is a Juris Doctor degree-granting Law school of Syracuse University in Syracuse The SI Newhouse School of Public Communications is a communications school at Syracuse University. History 1919 Established as Syracuse University 's Business school 1920 Certificated from AACSB （The Association
The school was mentioned several times on the popular and critically acclaimed television show, The West Wing.
The Maxwell School is best known for its Public Administration and International Relations programs, and is a member of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA). Public administration can be broadly described as the development implementation and study of branches of government Policy. The Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA is an organization that works to advance international understanding prosperity peace and security through professional It is named for George Holmes Maxwell, a Boston patent attorney who donated $500,000 to the university in 1924. A patent is a set of Exclusive rights granted by a State to an inventor or his assignee for a fixed period of time in exchange for a disclosure of an
Dedicated on October 3, 1924, the Maxwell School was the first school to offer a graduate professional degree in public administration and the first to bring together the social sciences for public administration education. Events 42 BC - First Battle of Philippi: Triumvirs Mark Antony and Octavian fight an indecisive battle with Caesar's Year 1924 ( MCMXXIV) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Its Master of Public Administration (MPA) program is the oldest continuously operating University-based program in the country . The Master of Public Administration ( MPA or MPA) degree is one of several Master's level professional public affairs degrees that
The school boasts a strong tradition of interdisciplinary research, and offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in anthropology, economics, geography, history, international relations, political science, public administration, social science, and sociology. Maxwell is the only school among the 50 in the U. S. News and World Report survey that ranks in the top ten of all nine specialty areas: City Management, Environmental Policy & Management, Health Policy & Management, Information & Technology Management, Nonprofit Management, Public Finance & Budgeting, Public Management/Administration, Public Policy Analysis, and Social Policy.
Since 1995, when U. S. News began ranking schools of public affairs, the Maxwell School has been first among its peers.