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Capstone Workshops Overview


The Columbia SIPA workshops apply the practical skills and analytical knowledge learned at SIPA to a real-world issue. The workshops partner a team of graduate students, led by an expert faculty advisor, with an external organization to analyze real policy issues and recommend actions for client organizations.

SIPA offers three different workshops within their Master of International Affairs (MIA), Master of Public Administration (MPA), and Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science Policy (ESP) degree programs:

  • Capstone Workshop
  • Workshop in Development Practice (EPD Workshop)
  • Workshops in Applied Earth Systems Management and in applied Earth Systems Policy Analysis (ESP Workshop)

Please note that these workshops are core requirement for the core MIA/MPA and MPA-ESP degree programs.The students in the Program in Economic Policy Management (PEPM), the Executive Masters of Public Administration (EMPA), and the Masters of Public Administration in Development Practice (MPA-DP) degree programs are not required to take these workshops.

Capstone Workshop
Workshop in Development Practice (EPD Workshop)
Workshops in Applied Earth Systems Management and in Applied Earth Systems Policy Analysis (ESP Workshops)