Public Administration, Master | University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) | Colorado Springs, United States
12 months
15462 USD/year
15462 USD/year
7746 USD/year
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Public Administration is offered at University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) 


Key facts

Public Administration from University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) is multidisciplinary and designed to provide graduate professional education for individuals who wish to prepare themselves for administrative, management, and/or policy careers in government, the nonprofit sector, or organizations that are concerned with public affairs. The program also provides education and training for those already employed in the public or nonprofit sectors to enhance their skills and advance their careers.


Our program prepares students to take leadership roles in the public and nonprofit sectors. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organizational Management and Behavior 
  • Economics and Public Finance 
  • The Policy Process and Democracy 
  • Ethics and Leadership Remote Synchronous 
  • Nonprofit Financial Management 
  • Homeland Security 
  • International Relations and U.S. Foreign Policy 
  • Intelligence and Security Policymaking
  • Grant Management 
  • Judicial Administration

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Graduate School Application
  • Written statement that includes 500 word responses to the following three prompts:   What are your career aspirations and how can your academic experience contribute to your career goals? What is relevant in your professional or academic background that contributes to your anticipated success in your master’s experience? Please provide an example of how your personal characteristics helped you overcome a specific challenge.
  • $60 non-refundable application fee
  • Official transcripts from all institutions of higher education attended
  • Current resume
  • Contact information for two qualified references that establish the applicant's qualifications for graduate work (professors, employers, and/or others acquainted with the prospective student's professional and/or academic work)
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15462 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7731 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15462 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7731 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    7746 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3873 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Colorado Springs

950 - 1350 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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