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Public Administration

DePaul University

Master
24 months
Duration
715 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Public Administration (MPA) from DePaul University will prepare you for a leadership position within the public sector.

Overview

In the Master of Public Administration (MPA) from DePaul University, you’ll develop the critical management skills you'll need to succeed in your public service career, including:

  • Ethical organizational leadership
  • Public finance and budgeting
  • Human resource management
  • Public policy design and analysis

Choose a specialization in one of the following areas:

  • Emergency Management
  • Public Management
  • Metropolitan and Urban Affairs
  • International Public Management

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction To Public Service Management
  • Cross-sector Analysis
  • Government Financial Administration
  • Fundamentals Of Human Resource Management
  • Economic Foundations Of Public Service
  • Policy Design And Analysis
  • Research Methods I: Introduction To Applied Research And Statistics
  • Research Methods II: Advanced Applied Research And Statistics
  • Ethical Leadership In Public Service

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. You may begin the program in any quarter.

Language

English

Credits

52 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

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.
96
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).
7.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and/or universities attended
  • Two-page personal statement describing your educational and career goals, relevant work or volunteer experience, and any special circumstances affecting past or prospective academic performance
  • Current resume or curriculum vitae 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 715 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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