What makes a Fels Institute of Government education exceptional? Our people, our programs, and our place combine to create an intellectual community and career-enhancing experience like no other. Whether you spend your Master of Public Administration year studying, learning, and hanging out in the Fels mansion or you augment your hybrid classroom Executive Master of Public Administration experience with monthly on-campus visits, you can expect immersive learning and inspiring life-long connections at Fels. Housed in the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, the Fels community is rich in history as well as opportunities to put your knowledge to work in a vibrant East Coast city.
Learn more about what makes the Fels student experience unique—from our professional opportunities and world-class University resources to the dynamic communities and collaborations around us.
Fels fast facts
Average class size across both degrees
Philadelphia is the 6th largest city in the US
Size of Penn’s West Philadelphia campus