24 months
425 USD/credit
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 The Public Administration - Public Management programme from Marist College teaches new management methods to help solve real-world governance and policy issues and policy issues.

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As an integral part of the Public Administration graduate degree, the Public Administration - Public Management programme from Marist College  focuses on challenging students to explore pragmatic and ethical implications of contemporary approaches to public economics, nonprofit management, and managing diverse organizations in an increasingly integrated global public sector.

The Masters in Public Management concentration focuses on addressing topics of Public Administration and Relations, Human Rights, Humanities, and Cultural Studies. The Public Management M.P.A. program allows students to critically examine shifts in the management of public programs and strategically assess their value.

Why Choose the Marist Public Management Graduate Degree Program

 At a time when governments and non-profits at all levels are expected to do more with less, good management is essential. MPA courses are designed to address issues central to government and nonprofit organizations worldwide.

The Master's in Public Management program provides students with the chance to address practical real-world challenges using, skills and knowledge gained throughout their studies. The program focuses on preparing career-track professionals with the management, analytical and leadership skills needed to assume professional roles in organizations across the public, private, government, and non-profit sectors.


The MPA program is accredited by the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA).

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Economics in the Public Sector
  • Global Issues in Public Administration
  • Leadership, Power and Influence
  • Ethical Management of Organizations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unofficial transcripts from each college/university attended must be uploaded to the application for admission decision
  • Current resume
  • Personal statement
  • Official GRE score report taken within the last 5 years
  • Nonrefundable $70 application fee

Tuition Fee

  • International

    425 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 425 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    425 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 425 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Health Insurance: $3,275


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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