M.A. On Campus

Administrative Science

Fairleigh Dickinson University

12 months
34700 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Administrative Science program at Fairleigh Dickinson University is designed primarily to serve adult students with five or more years of relevant professional work experience. Since the degree program is targeted toward working adults, admission is based on multiple criteria, including the applicant’s career.


Special consideration will be given to applicants who have a significant record of relevant professional and/or administrative experience.

The Administrative Science program combines both cognitive and affective (interactive) instruction through case studies, simulations, individual and group exercises, and fieldwork that helps to develop critical managerial effectiveness. The MAS educational experience seeks to develop critical administrative competencies in a supportive learning environment in conjunction with specific and clear feedback.


Fairleigh Dickinson University is a center of academic excellence dedicated to the preparation of world citizens through global education. The University strives to provide students with the multi-disciplinary, intercultural, and ethical understandings necessary to participate, lead, and prosper in the global marketplace of ideas, commerce, and culture.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Administration
  • Personnel Administration
  • Law & Administrative Practice
  • Ethics & Public Values
  • Administrative Leadership in Complex Organizations
  • Collective Bargaining & Contract Administration
  • Organizational Communication & Conflict Resolution
  • Marketing of Public, Private & Not-for- Profit Organizations
  • Grant Writing & Administration
  • Emergency Mgmt. & Safety Administration
  • Leadership Plus
  • Planning & Program Development

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National on Rolling Admission


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application. There is no fee to apply
  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 2.75 or better
  • Official transcripts
  • Current professional resume
  • English proficiency test
  • GMAT and GRE scores are NOT required

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34700 USD per year during 12 months.

National Tuition: 959 / Credit 

Living costs for Madison

1793 - 4414 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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