Master of Public Administration
Eastern Kentucky University

Program Details

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:

  • administration, ethics and public policy
  • policy analysis and program evaluation
  • public human resources management
  • public finance administration
  • public sector leadership
  • administrative law


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • 2.5 minimum GPA
  • GRE scores, if applicable
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Statement of intent

Special Accreditation

Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges