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Master of Liberal Studies / Public Administration

Program Details

Public administrators require particular knowledge and skills to provide the highest standards of leadership in their communities, and the MLS in Public Administration provides those essential qualities. Curriculum teaches concepts in leadership, communication, management, law, ethics, and other vital knowledge necessary for careers in public settings.


  • Must have an earned bachelor's degree and a minimum 2.5 GPA on your last 60 hours of undergraduate study
  • Official transcripts
  • International students with 3-year degrees will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the graduate dean
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission