Master On Campus Online

Public Administration

Florida Institute of Technology

12 months
600 USD/credit 19800 USD/year
600 USD/credit 19800 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Public Administration program of the Florida Institute of Technology is a flexible program that helps goal-oriented students—who may already be established professionals—attain leadership positions in governmental or nonprofit career paths.


Individuals develop the skills and techniques they need to design, implement, manage, and evaluate the policies, programs, and services provided by public agencies.

Teamwork, decision-making, communication, leadership, ethics, and diversity are at the core of the master of the public administration degree. Students also study ethical and sociological behavior in public organizations. Graduates most often find careers in public relations, politics, urban planning, consulting, foreign service, and public management.

Experienced, Dedicated Faculty

The professors at Florida Tech are experts in their field with a wealth of experience working in public administration positions for federal, state, and local government agencies. Bringing a lifetime of experience to the classroom, our professors provide students with insight that can be applied in the public sector.


Graduates of the Public Administration program of the Florida Institute of Technology have the knowledge and skills needed to choose from a variety of career paths, including careers as policy analysts, consultants, politicians, consultants, foreign service officers, public managers, grant writers, transportation managers, and more. Florida Tech graduates have worked for local, state, and federal government organizations, including the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the Small Business Administration, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Public Administration career paths include such jobs as public relations, politics, urban planning, consulting, foreign service, public management, operations managers, revenue and taxation, and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Public Finance
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Law, Technology and Society
  • Public Administration and Management
  • Public Program Policy and Evaluation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The applicant to the Master of Public Administration program must have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university. The bachelor’s degree need not be in public or business administration; however, applicants may be assigned academic prerequisites to complete based on deficiencies in their undergraduate studies preparation.
  • General admission requirements and the process for applying are discussed under Graduate Academic Information. Individuals who do not meet the stated requirements for regular admission may petition to take graduate courses for credit as a continuing education applicant.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    19800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1030 - 1585 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

Our partners

Public Administration
Florida Institute of Technology


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!