Bachelor of Science in Public Management
Austin Peay State University

Program Details

The bachelor’s degree in Public Management online from Austin Peay State University provides practical work experience, as well as technical and managerial skills necessary for success in leadership positions. Students can choose a concentration in Criminal Justice or General Management, or any of the minors offered by the university.

Coursework is designed to prepare students for career opportunities in public, quasi-public, and nonprofit organizations. Students will learn about topics such as urban planning, public policy analysis, and public sector management. Graduates will have a solid foundation in the core competencies of Public Management and skills in decision making, problem solving, communication, and leadership.

Graduates can leverage this degree to pursue careers such as:

  • City manager
  • Nonprofit administrator
  • Executive director
  • Public works director
  • Personnel manager

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Austin Peay State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score