Master On Campus Online Blended

Public Administration

Troy University

15 months
850 USD/credit 24480 USD/year
850 USD/credit 24480 USD/year
425 USD/credit 12240 USD/year
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A versatile degree program, the Public Administration offered by Troy University is conveniently offered in class, online and through a blended program option. This degree, which requires 12 courses (nine core courses and three concentration courses), can be completed in as little as 15 months. 


Do you dream of making a difference through working as a member of a federal, state, local or non-profit agency or as a decision maker within the public sector? Does the idea of serving your fellow man through the private sector or within a government entity appeal to you? Troy University Master of Public Administration degree program excels in training public leaders and provides an excellent foundation for a career or advancement in public service.

Students can choose from one of five concentrations:

  • Public management
  • Public health administration
  • Non-profit management
  • Public human resource management
  • National security affairs

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Contemporary American Foreign Policy 
  • Survey of International Relations 
  • International Law 
  • Geostrategic Studies 
  • Seminar in International Relations 
  • National Security Policy 
  • International Power and Influence 
  • Military Strategy and International Relations 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university with a minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 (4.0 scale) or a 3.0 grade point average on the last 30 semester hours and
  • Have an acceptable score on the appropriate entrance exam - official test score required,.
  • Provide an official letter of recommendation. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 15 months.
  • National

    24480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 15 months.
  • In-State

    12240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 425 USD per credit during 15 months.

Living costs for Troy

850 - 1300 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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