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Public Administration

University of North Georgia

24 months
303 USD/credit 5454 USD/year
303 USD/credit 5454 USD/year
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The University of North Georgia (UNG) offers a 36-semester-hour Master of Public Administration degree in order to serve qualified, professionally oriented college graduates who aspire employment in the public sector, in a nonprofit organization, or in a corporate setting having extensive interaction with governmental agencies. 


Key Features 

The Public Administration program at University of North Georgia consists of 24 semester hours of core courses plus twelve (12) semester hours focused on Public Affairs.

The MPA program is designed to serve students who are currently employed in a public-service organization or are contemplating a new career in public and human services. The MPA program is intended to be challenging in order to make a student’s investment of time worthwhile.

The program is also flexible to accommodate the schedules of both full-time and part-time students and to allow students with a variety of interests to profit from the program’s curricular options.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership & Organizational Theory
  • Public Administration
  • Public Budgeting
  • Public Policy Analysis
  • The Legal and Ethical Environment of Public Administration
  • Public Personnel Administration
  • Research Methods for Public Administrators

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate from a regionally accredited, four year institution with at least a cumulative grade point average of 2.75 (4.0 scale) calculated in accordance with Graduate Admissions procedures.
  • A six-hundred-word personal statement describing the specific interest in the MPA degree and any background in the field of public administration.
  • Two UNG recommendation forms.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5454 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 303 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    5454 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 303 USD per credit during 24 months.


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