Master of Public Administration
Azusa Pacific University

Program Details

The online Master of Public Administration degree from Azusa Pacific University gives you the skills you need to solve problems, make decisions, and communicate effectively with diverse populations. Graduates will have the background and training necessary to be confident and ethical leaders in the public sector, social services, urban planning, criminal justice, and education.

Courses explore ways to effectively, efficiently, and responsively implement public policy. Azusa’s program focuses on research, writing, and managerial decision-making to prepare you to serve as a Christ-centered professional who promotes justice and leads transformative practice. 

Students can choose to specialize in areas including:

  • Emerging technology and the public sector
  • Health policy and public administration
  • Communication and the public sector
  • Public sector business administration
  • Self-designed specialization

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Azusa Pacific University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Wisconsin, Wyoming