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Public Administration

University of Idaho

Master On Campus Online
12 months
Duration
29116 USD/year
29116 USD/year
9876 USD/year
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About

Leadership in the non-profit, government and public sectors demands a broad understanding of a variety of disciplines, including political science, sociology, economics, business, management, law and more. The Public Administration program is offered by University of Idaho.

Overview

In this program, you will gain this expansive knowledge and the broad skill set required for effective public management. Courses emphasize topics such as community planning, organizational theory, public personnel, public policy and public budgeting.

Students may select a thesis or non-thesis option. You may also be required to complete a public service internship if you have not previously worked in the public or nonprofit sectors.

 Degree Fit

This Public Administration program at University of Idaho could be a good fit if you:

  • Enjoy working with people
  • Have strong leadership and management skills
  • Are interested in public service
  • Want to work in public or non-profit management

Programme Structure

Program areas of emphasis include:

  • General public administration
  • Community, state and regional planning
  • Criminal justice administration
  • Environmental and natural resources administration
  • Local government administration
  • Public finance, budgeting and administrative management
  • Public works engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-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.
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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).
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

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.
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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.
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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.
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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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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate school applicants must possess the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's degree. An official academic record from all post-secondary education institutions attended is required. This may take some time so start this early in your application process.
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae 
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Scans of Official Transcripts 
  • Area of Emphasis Form 
  • Personal Information Form
  • Writing Sample 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29116 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14558 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    29116 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14558 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9876 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4938 USD per semester and a duration of 12 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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