Public Administration, Master | University of Oklahoma | Norman, United States
24 months
39932 USD/year
12050 USD/year
35004 USD/year
Tuition fee
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For almost 50 years, we have had the privilege of awarding our Masters of Public Administration (MPA) at the University of Oklahoma, the premier degree program for careers in the public and nonprofit sector. 


Master of Public Administration

This Public Administration program at the University of Oklahoma is designed for individuals who seek to build skills in management, policy analysis, nonprofit leadership and advocacy. Our program is designed for both working professionals and full-time students located in Oklahoma City, Tulsa and Norman area, offering the most flexibility in course scheduling and career paths.

Programme Structure

Fields of Study
  • Public Administration
  • History and Theory of Urban Planning
  • Problems in American Government
  • Foundations of Nonprofit Management
  • Public Policy Implementation
  • Nonprofits and the Public Sector Relations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Rolling deadline


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students whose native language is not English will be required to submit their scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). The minimum required internet-based TOEFL score is 100.
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons in a position to speak knowledgeably about the applicant’s academic ability.
  • • A statement of no more than 1,000 words articulating the applicant’s specific preparation for graduate study, proposed fields of study and area of focus, and career aspirations. A compelling statement is a critical part of the application; the applicant should invest substantial time in crafting the personal statement.
  • A writing sample. The writing sample should be a substantial piece of original work that displays the applicant's writing, analytical and research skills.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39932 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19966 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    12050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6025 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    35004 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17502 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • Tuition per 18 credit hours

Living costs for Norman

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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