Other students join the program to prepare for careers as professionals in public and nonprofit organizations. Our classes offer a lively mix of experienced public employees and students preparing to begin their careers.
The MPA develops individuals' competencies in public sector management, public policy analysis and public decision-making processes. Our graduates hold positions as city managers, program planners, policy analysts and managers in federal, state and local agencies, as well as non-profit agencies.
The Master of Public Administration program is designed to enhance students' knowledge and competencies in five context areas:
- Public management processes, including public budgeting and personnel systems;
- Organizational design processes and behavior;
- Political, legal and ethical concepts and issues of public administration;
- Quantitative and qualitative analysis techniques; and
- Policy analysis and program evaluation.
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- Official transcripts of all previous college work.
- A written statement describing how your experience in work and other settings and your choice of graduate study in public administration will lead to achieving your career goals. (1000 word maximum length.)
- Minimum of two letters of recommendation from academic sources or employment supervisors.
- All applicants are required to submit an acceptable score on the GRE or GMAT examinations
International1320 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1320 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National523 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 523 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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