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Executive Master of Public Administration

Program Details

The online Executive Master of Public Administration is designed for students with five or more years of experience in public or community service and are looking to build skills to move into supervisory or leadership roles through the study of real-world content.  Providing knowledge of public affairs, policy, and administration, courses teach advanced problem-solving skills to identify, assess, evaluate, and act on serious concerns faced by communities and governments.  Courses include material on ethics, organizational leadership, public policy, government-business partnership, budgeting and financial management, personnel management, and labor relations.


  • Hold an earned bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited US institution or the equivalent from a recognized foreign (outside the US) institution
  • Demonstrate academic and professional capability to study at the graduate level
  • Possess quantitative, writing, and computing skills needed to succeed in a competitive and dynamic environment
  • Satisfy any additional criteria as required for admission to a specific degree program

Accreditation & Licensing

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission