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Public Administration

College of Charleston

24 months
Duration
36132 USD/year
36132 USD/year
13770 USD/year
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About

Whether you see yourself working for a local government, regional planning agency, a state or federal agency, a local nonprofit, an environmental policy group, a community arts organization, or making a difference on an international or global scale, the Public Administration program at the College of Charleston invites you to explore our globally-accredited program.

Overview

Public Administration program at the College of Charleston offer a rigorous curriculum that bridges theory and practice, offering our students the opportunity to build the knowledge, skills and attitudes they need to navigate the challenging world of public management, public policy, and public service. 

Our accredited status demonstrates our commitment to the highest quality education in public administration. It also means that we consistently identify and track student performance, learning outcomes, and ultimately, their career successes. Check this website for information about internships and careers of students and alumni. 

Our faculty and staff are nationally-recognized scholars and practitioners who combine deep knowledge of the theories and critical concepts of public, nonprofit, and environmental management with practical, hands-on experience.

Mission

The College of Charleston is a state-supported comprehensive institution providing a high-quality education in the arts and sciences, education and business. The faculty is an important source of knowledge and expertise for the community, state and nation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Public Service Roles and Responsibilities 
  • Research and Quantitative Methods for Public Administration 
  • Public Policy 
  • Managing Public Organizations 
  • Managing Human Resources 
  • Managing Financial Resources 
  • Capstone Seminar 
  • Internship 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall priority deadline for completed applications: March 1. (This deadline is for those students seeking scholarships and assistantships.)

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from all academic institutions; undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Official GRE scores; TOEFL scores if your primary language is not English
  • A letter of intent; three letters of recommendation
  • Training in basic statistics and an undergraduate course in American government

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36132 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 36132 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    36132 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36132 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13770 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 13770 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Charleston

1270 - 2210 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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