Master On Campus

Public Administration - Nonprofit Management

University of the District of Columbia

12 months
986 USD/credit 38454 USD/year
513 USD/credit 20007 USD/year
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Located in the heart of the nation’s capitol, the University of the District of Columbia is an affordable and high quality educational option, attentive to your needs and committed to your success. You will find many opportunities to apply your Public Administration - Nonprofit Management right here in Washington, D.C.


We’ve all had some exposure to how government works. But maybe you think it could be better. Maybe you see an opportunity for improved customer service, more efficient operations, more accessible officials or more easily understood processes. If you have the will and commitment to effect change, we can give you the tools and insights to implement it.

Key facts:

The master of Public Administration - Nonprofit Management degree program at the University of the District of Columbia prepares you for a management career in both government and nonprofit organizations. Whether you’re early career or mid-career, this program gives you the education and perspectives necessary to advance and make a difference in the public sector.

Programme Structure

The MPA is earned after the completion of a program consisting of 39 semester credits. Twenty one credits are devoted to the core, which must be taken by all students. Twelve credits are taken in the selected area of emphasis and six credits are required for one capstone project or thesis or 2 electives. The course of study can be completed by full-time students in four regular semesters.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


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Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application for Masters Degree Applicants.
  • Pay the non-refundable $50 application fee.
  • Submit college transcript(s) reflecting all course work, grades and date of graduation.
  • Submit official GRE, GMAT or other examination scores required by program.
  • Submit a 500-word personal statement about your academic and professional goals, research interests, relevant prior experience, motivation for graduate study in your proposed program and any other information in support of your application for graduate admission.
  • Submit two letters of recommendation.
    • Fulfill additional admission requirements and documentation set by individual graduate degree programs
    • hold a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited, post-secondary institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38454 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 986 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20007 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 513 USD per credit during 12 months.


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