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Public Administration

University of Illinois at Chicago

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
24738 USD/year
24738 USD/year
11870 USD/year
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About

The Master in Public Administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago is a professional program fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration. Its broad goal is to train both preservice and working professionals for productive careers in public service and the nonprofit sector.

Overview

At the Master in Public Administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago its broad goal is to train both preservice and working professionals for productive careers in public service and the nonprofit sector.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Foundations of Public Service
  • Principles of Data Analysis
  • Economics for Management and Policy
  • Principles of Financial Management and Budgeting
  • Public Management Practices
  • Public Policy Development and Process

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
80
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).
6.5
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
54
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Credits

54 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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.
3

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.
80
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).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
54
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are considered on an individual basis.
  • Tests Required GRE or GMAT scores are required from applicants who are requesting program-administered financial assistance.
  • Letters of Recommendation Three required from instructors familiar with the applicant’s academic training or supervisors familiar with the applicant’s professional experiences.
  • Personal Statement Required. Applicants must submit a brief statement of their professional goals and academic interests.
  • Additional Materials Applicants must submit a resume and a 5–10 page writing sample.
  • Nondegree Applicants Nondegree applicants must submit an official transcript from their baccalaureate institution, resume, writing sample, three letters of recommendation, and a letter stating which courses they would like to take and why they feel nondegree admission would be beneficial.
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      24738 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 12369 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
    • National

      24738 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 12369 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
    • In-State

      11870 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 5935 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

    Funding

    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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