Master of Arts in Management / Public Administration
American Public University System

Program Details

American Public University’s management degrees align with proven principles and practices bolstering leadership skills and utilizing data and capital carrying the global economy today.  Through an online Master of Arts for Management Leaders, students are prepared to enter today’s marketplace as authentic, transformational, and effective organizational leaders.  Studies for a concentration in Public Administration include integrative theory, management competencies, and other career-relevant topics.

This interdisciplinary program is designed for the working professional to be flexible in both scheduling and a customizable curriculum.  Entirely online courses are led by expert faculty hosting a highly collaborative virtual classroom.  Studies are built in consultation with industry business leaders to align with modern and constantly changing industry standards, ensuring that APU online students are prepared with the concepts, tools, and applicable theories to join a competitive work environment as successful and impactful leaders.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested