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Master of Public Administration (MPA)

With our Master of Public Administration (MPA) program, you can enhance your skills and expand your knowledge of public administration and policy. Explore effective ways to define public-sector problems, build community partnerships, and develop and communicate creative solutions. Through the use of a dynamic virtual city, you will be able to apply theories and principles of public administration to real-world scenarios, including policy problems you may face as citizen-leaders or public service professionals. Prepare to become a leader in public administration and policy as you discover how to implement policies and programs that serve the public good and promote positive social change.


Receive a 10% tuition reduction if you reside outside the US and start this program today. Contact one of our enrollment advisors at 855.203.8964 to learn more.


Enrollment process

  1. Complete the Request Information form

  2. An enrollment advisor will contat you to answer your questions.

  3. Choose the proper program that's right for you, then submit your application.

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Specializations (in addition to the General Program)

  • Criminal Justice
  • Emergency Management
  • Global Leadership
  • Health Policy
  • Homeland Security Policy and Coordination
  • International Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs)
  • Law and Public Policy
  • Local Government Management for Sustainable Communities
  • Nonprofit Management and Leadership
  • Policy Analysis
  • Public Management and Leadership
  • Terrorism, Mediation, and Peace


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