Master of Public Administration
Albertus Magnus College

Program Details

The online Master of Public Administration degree from Albertus Magnus College prepares working professionals for a career working for nonprofits, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), or government agencies. The program’s interdisciplinary approach enables students to lead, implement policies, problem-solve, and improve efficiency within their organization.

The Public Administration master’s degree online is offered in an accelerated format. Students can complete their degree in a year and a half while taking one to two courses during each eight-week session. In addition to core Public Administration courses, students are able to customize the curriculum to their career goals and interests by choosing five elective courses.

Graduates can choose from a wide range of career paths including:

  • Urban planner
  • Fundraising director
  • Policy research associate
  • City manager
  • Community education coordinator
  • Community liaison
  • Social justice coordinator
  • Executive director

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Albertus Magnus College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample