L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs

L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs



Graduate Information Session on October 23

Learn about the Wilder School’s graduate programs and how they can help advance your career at the "Why Wilder? Graduate Information Session" on Friday, October 23.

The session will take place virtually via Zoom. Here’s the schedule:

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., welcome and speakers

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., program breakout sessions

Register here.

 The Wilder School offers these master’s and doctoral programs:

  • Criminal Justice, M.S.
  • Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, M.A.
  • Public Administration, M.P.A.
  • Urban and Regional Planning, M.U.R.P.
  • Public Policy and Administration, Ph.D.

We also offer post-baccalaureate certificates in:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Gender Violence Intervention
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Public Management
  • Urban Revitalization

Degree requirements can be found here.

For more information, contact the Graduate Student Services and Advising Office at (804) 828 6837 or wsgradvise@vcu.edu.