Master Online

Public Administration

University of West Florida

24 months
1044 USD/credit 18792 USD/year
1044 USD/credit 18792 USD/year
384 USD/credit 6912 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Administration with a specialization in Public Administration from the University of West Florida is a fully online program that can prepare you for advanced management and leadership roles in public, nonprofit and private organizations.


In this program from University of West Florida, you will learn from experienced, hands-on faculty who integrate administrative theory and best practices into a curriculum that gives a holistic understanding of organizational environments.

The Public Administration program’s expert faculty, with experience ranging from city planning to acquisitions and contracts, have published research in recent and highly-relevant peer-reviewed journals and are authors of relevant textbooks in the study of public administration, sustainability, resilience and ethics.

You Will Be Able To:

  • Develop and implement budgets
  • Apply administrative reasoning, roles and responsibilities to your profession
  • Employ ethical decision making
  • Create, analyze and implement public policies
  • Deploy sustainability and resilience planning in an organizational setting

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Service Ethics
  • Public Administration Professional
  • Public Budgeting
  • Political Economy of Public Administration
  • Public Service Human Resource Management
  • Administration Capstone
  • Public Policy Analysis

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit official transcripts confirming a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accrediting agency is included on the list of UWF approved accrediting agencies
  • Submit GRE, GMAT or MAT scores
  • Submit a letter of intent

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1044 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18792 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1044 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 384 USD per credit during 24 months.


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