Texas Tech University

MPA Degree Program Required Forms and Deadlines

MPA Graduate Degree Coursework Forms:

• MPA-Graduate School Degree Plan Form

• Deadline – Two weeks prior to the end of the first academic term

• Course Substitution Approval Form

• Deadline – All course substitutions must be approved by the concentration advisor at least two weeks prior to the enrollment period

• Course Elective Approval Form

• Deadline – All course elective approvals must be approved by the concentration advisor at least two weeks prior to the enrollment period

• Course Substitution Approval Form: JD/MPA

• Deadline – All course substitutions must be approved by the concentration advisor at least two weeks prior to the enrollment period.

• Course Substitution Approval Form: MPA/MPH

• Deadline – All course substitutions must be approved by the concentration advisor at least two weeks prior to the enrollment period. 


MPA Annual Evaluation Form:*

Annual Evaluation/Application for Financial Aid Form

• Deadline – March 1 


MPA Funding/Financial Aid Forms:* 

• Annual Evaluation/Application for Financial Aid Form [Current Students] [Newly Admitted Students]

• Deadline – March 1 and November 1

* The MPA program uses one combined form of students' annual performance evaluation and application for financial aid. When they do not apply for financial aid, they can skip the financial aid application section in the form.


MPA Internship Forms:

Affiliated Organization Agreement Form

• Deadline – One week prior to the start of the internship semester

Internship Proposal and Learning Agreement Form

• Deadline – One week prior to the start of the internship semester

Internship Activity Log Form

Supervisor Evaluation of Intern Form

• Deadline - All internship Activity Log paperwork, Internship Report and Supervisor Evaluation of Intern must be sufficiently completed two weeks prior to the end of the academic semester


MPA Degree Portfolio Forms:

MPA Degree Portfolio Committee Form

• Deadline – End of the prior semester to the portfolio graduation semester

* At least 10 working days (or two weeks) before the presentation and defense the complete MPA Degree Portfolio must be provided to the committee.

MPA Degree Portfolio Result Form

• Deadline – No later than 5 days prior to submitting the Comprehensive Exam Report to the Graduate School


Graduation Forms:

• MPA-Graduate School Intent to Graduate Form

• Deadline – One month into final semester. * This online form should be submitted directly to the Graduate School at Raiderlink.