Administrators and other staff members in all levels of government, non-profit organizations and private sector governmental affairs departments take advantage of the general administrative and policy analysis curriculum offered in the MPA. The curriculum provides the theoretical and practical dimensions of public management necessary to assist students seeking public service careers. The MPA has three concentrations: 1) General Public Administration 2) Environmental, Natural Resource, and Energy Policy and Administration, and 3) State and Local Government Policy and Administration. Based upon its lead role in public policy, the Master of Public Administration plays an important role in the administration and delivery of courses in the Master of Health Science, Health Policy emphasis.
- Administration in the Public Sector
- Public Policy Process
- Organization Behavior and Management
- Research Methods in Public Administration
- Public Budgeting and Financial Administration
- Energy Policy in the Western U.S.
- U.S. Energy Policy
- Introduction to Contract Management
- Administrative Law and Regulation
- Ethics in the Public Sector
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPublic Administration View 506 other Masters in Public Administration in United States
Applicants are required to have earned at least a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university or a degree from a non-U.S. institution of higher education that is judged equivalent to a U.S. baccalaureate degree by the International Admissions ofce and have an undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 (based on a 4-point scale) computed for all undergraduate credits from the applicant’s most recent baccalaureate degree
International25276 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25276 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National25276 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25276 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
In-State9194 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9194 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
If you take over 16 hours per semester there is an additional cost of 239$ per credit (resident or non-resident)
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