Bachelor of Science in Public Administration
Liberty University

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Public Administration degree program will prepare you with the tools and skills needed to communicate and delegate in the administration of public services and the implementation of public policy. You will be equipped to identify and address a variety of situations in all levels of government, as well as in the private and nonprofit sectors. 

Students learn how to develop programs that serve the common good and carry out government policies. This Public Administration degree online is designed to produce action-oriented and Christ-centered politicians, scholars, and policymakers. For those interested in leadership roles in fields other than government service, the Public Administration degree also prepares you for work as a nonprofit director or other similar management roles.

Graduates will have skills such as:

  • Effectively communicating in both oral and written formats
  • Developing public service projects that fulfill government mandates and meet citizens’ needs
  • Evaluating the nature and role of government from a biblical perspective
  • Making practical and ethical decisions when dealing with government-related problems

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Liberty University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Additional Info

Applicants must submit a high school self-certification form.