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Public Administration

University of Memphis

12 months
Duration
11088 USD/year
8676 USD/year
6252 USD/year
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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. 

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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

More details

International Applicants Currently in the US:

  • Fall July 1
  • Spring December 1

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

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

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  • International

    11088 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5544 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    8676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4338 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6252 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3126 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Memphis

955 - 1582 USD /month
Living costs

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