Sample Capstone Projects

Fall 2007-Spring 2008

The Capstone is the final project for the students in the MPA Program. It is a synthesis of all previous coursework and professional and/or internship experience directed toward the production of a professional administrative or policy analysis paper.

Fall 2007

Amanda Spellicy Implications for policy making: A case study of executive compensation at nonprofit organizations in New York State
Jennifer Whitehead The incredible shrinking system: Juvenile detention capacity decisions in New York State
Joann Lindstrom Connect, persevere and innovate: A comparative case study of four successful museums
Luisa Catapano Motivating students to give: An empirical study of the Binghamton Fund Senior Challenge Program
  To access all Fall 2007 Capstones, click here.


Spring 2008

Tyler Case Improving Chautauqua Institution's hiring practices through game theory: A creative approach for a creative organization
Cara Kenien Caregivers in Broome county: determining their needs
  To access all Spring 2008 capstones, click here.

Last Updated: 8/5/16