CSU and Cal Poly Pomona Recognized for Public Administration Contributions

The California State University and its five Los Angeles Basin campuses, including Cal Poly Pomona, are being honored by the Los Angeles Metropolitan Chapter of the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) for leadership in advancing excellence in public service.

Representatives from the CSU Chancellor?s Office, Cal Poly Pomona, CSU Dominguez Hill, Cal State Long Beach, Cal State L.A and Cal State Northridge will accept the 2004 Henry Reining Outstanding Organization Award at an awards dinner on Thursday, May 13.

Cal Poly Pomona offers a master's degree in public administration. The other four campuses also offer outstanding bachelor and/or master?s degree programs in the field of public administration.

The selection of the California State University for the award was made in recognition of the CSU?s commitment ?to public sector workforce excellence through the establishment of unique and creative partnerships with local government that provide customized and general education programs for public agency employees.?

ASPA has been a national leader in the field of public administration for more than 60 years, serving the personal and profession needs of public employees, nonprofit professionals, students and academicians, and enrolling more than 9,000 members nationwide.