Public Administration, Master | Part time online | Northern Arizona University | United States
24 months
416 USD/credit 8112 USD/year
416 USD/credit 8112 USD/year
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Whether you are a working professional or a full-time student, the Public Administration program of the Northern Arizona University can help prepare you for leadership opportunities in government work, nonprofit organizations, or nongovernmental organizations. 


You'll take the theories you learn in the classroom and put them to work through activities in your community.

You'll tackle skills like budget or fiscal proposal preparation, human resource management issues, conflict resolution, executive management development, and program evaluation. If you're hoping to advance your career and broaden your expertise, the Public Administration program of the Northern Arizona University can help.


Career opportunities that might be pursued:

  • State or County government
  • City government
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Private sector
  • Higher education administration 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethics Of Public Administration And Management
  • Public Management
  • Policy Analysis And Evaluation
  • Human Resources Administration
  • Government Budgeting
  • Theory And Practice Of Public Administration

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • NAU Graduate Online application is required for all programs.
  • Transcripts.
  • English language proficiency scores.
  • A bachelor’s degree in a closely related discipline.
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above or  6 units of subsequent coursework at the graduate level with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • 3 letters of recommendation.
  • Writing sample.
  • Personal statement or essay.
  • Resume or curriculum vitae.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8112 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8112 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 24 months.


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.

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