Welcome 2008 Incoming Class
AUSTIN, Texas-- Aug. 19, 2008-- The LBJ School of Public Affairs is welcoming 140 new Master's candidates this fall. The School admitted 35 students under the School’s new Master of Global Policy Studies (MGPS) program and an additional eleven students are transferring from the Masters of Public Affairs (MPAff) program to join the first class.
Joining the new MGPS class are 105 new MPAff students, including students from China, India, Kazakhstan, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, and Senegal.
In addition, the School welcomes a strong new group of Ph.D. students to the LBJ Community.
Several new student orientation activities are currently underway and will continue throughout the week.