Eastern Kentucky University offers the online MPA. This degree provides the critical skills needed to assume a variety of leadership roles within nonprofit, public sector and government institutions. The customizable program allows you to hone your leadership and managerial skills with a broad study of public administration or to leverage your interests and work experience by acquiring in-depth specialization in a variety of focus areas.
The curriculum blends academic and professional preparation through course topics such as:
Achieves a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 (on a 4.0 scale). In addition, applicants are expected to have verbal scores of 145 or above, and quantitative scores of 145 or above on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE). Applicants with a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher are exempt from the GRE requirement.
Evaluation of academic potential based on two (2) letters of recommendation from persons familiar with the applicant’s academic or employment experience;
Evaluation of academic potential and appropriate interests based on a statement of career goals and objectives.
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)
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