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Welcome to
The Bush School of Government
and Public Service


Welcome to
The Bush School of Government
and Public Service

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Foreign Countries Represented

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In-Residence Students Awarded Scholarships $1K to $30K

12%
International Students

Bush School News



Preparing For The Next Pandemic

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Preparing For The Next Pandemic

While progress is being made in preparedness efforts against emerging infectious diseases, the United States and the international community remain dangerously vulnerable, according to two Texas A&M University experts.

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Pandemic Author and Historian to Visit the Bush School

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Pandemic Author and Historian to Visit the Bush School

On Monday, March 16, the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs will host historian and author Catharine Arnold for a talk on the 1918 Spanish flu.

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UK Minister of State for International Trade Spoke to Bush School Students

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UK Minister of State for International Trade Spoke to Bush School Students

On February 6, 2020, the Mosbacher Institute for Trade, Economics, and Public Policy hosted a talk by Right Honorable Conor Burns MP, the current Minister of State for International Trade of the United Kingdom.

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Texas A&M, Scowcroft Institute to Host Dr. Dennis Carroll, former USAID Emerging Threats Director

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Texas A&M, Scowcroft Institute to Host Dr. Dennis Carroll, former USAID Emerging Threats Director

On Tuesday, March 3, Dr. Dennis Carroll will give a talk titled “Megatrends in the 21st Century: Global Health Implications” at Texas A&M University’s West Campus.

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Dr. Dani Rodrick

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Harvard Economist Visits the Bush School to Discuss “Reimagining Globalization”

On February 6, 2020, the Mosbacher Institute for Trade, Economics, and Public Policy and the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs hosted the talk “Reimagining Globalization,” featuring Dr. Dani Rodrik.

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Dr. Brian Nakamura, Bush School Assistant Professor of the Practice; Michael Migaud, Bush School ’20 and Texas Lyceum Fellow; Sarah Jackson, Texas Lyceum Vice President for Fellowships; and Terry Bruner, Texas Lyceum Director

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Bush School Student Presents Research on Home Buyouts after Natural Disasters

Michael Migaud, a second-year Bush School student in the Department of Public Service and Administration, recently presented research on Texas home buyout programs after natural disasters at the Texas Lyceum’s PubCon conference in Waco, TX.

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The Center for Nonprofits and Philanthropy at the Bush School to Host the Legacy of Black Sororities and Fraternities

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The Bush School to Host the Legacy of Black Sororities and Fraternities

On Monday, February 17, the Center for Nonprofits and Philanthropy will celebrate Black History Month and the contributions of Black sororities and fraternities in the United States at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center from 4:30 to 6:30 PM.

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The Rwanda Genocide: Twenty-Six Years Later

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The Rwanda Genocide: Twenty-Six Years Later

On Wednesday, February 26, Drs. Stéphane Audoin-Rouzeau, Hélène Dumas, Henry Rousso, and Richard Golsan will participate in a public panel discussing the events and aftermath of the 1994 genocide of Rwandan Tutsi.

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An Updated Look at California’s Solar Rooftop Experience

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An Updated Look at California’s Solar Rooftop Experience

Falling solar prices spurred the author of “California’s Solar Rooftop Experience: An Update” to revisit an earlier economic review on the merits of implementing residential rooftop solar systems in California.

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Mosbacher Institute Remembers Namesake, Robert A. Mosbacher Sr.

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Mosbacher Institute Remembers Namesake, Robert A. Mosbacher Sr.

Ten years ago today, the nation said goodbye to Robert A. Mosbacher Sr., accomplished Texas oilman and leader in public service.

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Graduate Degrees



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Master of Public Service and Administration

The Master of Public Service and Administration develops principled leaders for the public and nonprofit sectors. The MPSA program is fully accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA).

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Master of International Affairs

The Master of International Affairs prepares students for professional careers in global affairs. The curriculum provides student with knowledge and analytical skills in diplomacy, international politics, regional studies, intelligence, and international economic development.

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Online Executive Master of Public Service and Administration

The Online Executive Master of Public Service and Administration (EMPSA) program further develops and prepares highly skilled and knowledgeable principled leaders for public service with the in depth expertise to excel and lead in the public service field.

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Master of International Policy

The Master of International Policy program is intended for students who have already spent at least six years in the professional field of international affairs, broadly understood. The program expands students’ worldview and prepares them to advance their careers. World-renowned scholars and practitioners lead in-depth classroom discussions, collaborate on research, and mentor students in and out of the classroom.


Certificate Programs



The Bush School welcomes students and working professionals in the fields of state, local, and federal government, international affairs, law enforcement, military, homeland security, nonprofit, the private sector and more. Our online graduate certificates are convenient for the busy professional and may apply toward degrees being pursued at the Bush School.


Institutes, Centers, & Programs