Master Online Blended

Public Administration

DeVry University

12 months
776 USD/credit 23280 USD/year
776 USD/credit 23280 USD/year
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In Public Administration, professionals oversee work environments that flourish outside the traditional boundaries of business, such as healthcare, nonprofit and government sectors.The program is delivered by DeVry University. 


Keller's Master of Public Administration degree can help you gain the competencies you need by providing a comprehensive education that also emphasizes practical application. Focusing on the development of leadership and team-building abilities, our Master of Public Administration degree coursework addresses essential topics including human resources, budgeting and accounting, project management and public policy formulation and implementation.

To further focus your Master's in Public Administration degree program you will need to choose one of two emphases: Healthcare Management or Government Management. Customized to your specific interests, our Master of Public Administration degree is designed to help you achieve your professional goals in any one of these expanding fields. 

Career Opportunities

Graduates of our Master’s in Public Administration degree program at DeVry University may consider career fields such as:

  • Administrative Services 
  • Management Medical or Health Services 
  • Management Regulatory Affairs and Compliance Management
  • Social and Community Service Management

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Essentials in Accounting, Finance and Economics 
  • Applied Managerial Statistics
  • Managing Organizational Change 
  • Innovation through Technology 
  • Project Management Systems 
  • Health Service Systems 
  • Health Rights and Responsibilities 
  • Health Services Finance 
  • Health Policy and Economics 
  • Managed Care
  • Government Management
  • Managerial Finance: Managerial Use and Analysis 
  • Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting 
  • Governmental Budgeting and Finance 
  • Public Policy Formulation and Implementation 
  • Intergovernmental Management 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a bachelor's degree from a university-recognized institution or hold a degree recognized as equivalent to a U.S. baccalaureate degree.
  • Achieving an undergraduate GPA higher than 2.50 on a 4.0 scale
  • Submitting acceptable Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test scores
  • Demonstrate English-language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 776 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    23280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 776 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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


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