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Public Administration

University of Memphis

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
896 USD/credit
704 USD/credit
512 USD/credit
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About

The 39 hour Public Administration degree from the University of Memphis is a general-purpose public management degree for individuals interested in careers in government or nonprofit organizations. 

Overview

The Public Administration program at the University of Memphis is fully accredited by  the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration, the international accrediting body for MPA programs worldwide. 

Key Features 

  • Promoting responsive, responsible and professional public service through teaching, research and community engagement using a practice-based curriculum centered on nonprofit and urban management.
  • Our program is tightly linked in with the Memphis community. Memphis is our laboratory for learning and doing. We connect our students to a large network of government and nonprofit partners through classes, internships, and special projects. 

Programme Structure

  • Our curriculum focuses on developing critical thinking and analytical skills necessary to effectively manage and lead in today's public and nonprofit sectors with a special emphasis on the policy issues and challenges facing Memphis and the greater Mid-South region.
  • Our MPA student population has a mix of people at various career stages, from students fresh out of undergraduate programs to seasoned professionals with many years of experience.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application to the University of Memphis Graduate School
  • Graduate School Application fee
  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher education attended
  • Official GRE scores
  • Personal statement of 500-700 words explaining why you wish to study public administration and outlining your career goals.
  • A current resume
  • The names and e-mail addresses of two people you wish to use as references. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    896 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 896 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    704 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 704 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 512 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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