Master of Business Administration / Public Administration
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University offers an online Masters of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Public Administration that is designed for busy professional students with the desire of furthering skills and expertise to gain a competitive edge in the changing job market.  The flexible online format best delivers the MBA curriculum to students with individual time constraints by allowing for instruction with no required log-in times and assignments that can be submitted any time of day.

Liberty University offers the Public Administration MBA program for students with career requirements that need highly trained professionals in topics of administrative duties, financial insight and business operations at the federal, state and local levels of government and non-profit organizations.  The masters level of education will build and strengthen already learned business and management knowledge, and provide students with the comprehensive understanding of advanced administrative and leadership skills needed to excel in career positions within administrative and strategic development organizations.  In addition, students will learn the intrinsic value of analytic and critical thinking capabilities.

The online MBA program is designed for the student seeking a tailored masters level education in the arena of public administration.  The curriculum reiterates the topics of human resources, economics, accounting, business law and entrepreneurship while focusing on the important role a well-equipped administrator plays in the ethics and business practices in the daily functions of organizations.  The public administration emphasis delves into the topics of management, ethics, strategic planning, community involvement, politics and policies, and current trends relating to the balance of public administration strategies.  The courses are always taught with the consistent focus of Christian faith-based ethics while learning techniques and methods for the assessment and evaluation of practices within leading a future workforce.  Liberty University’s experienced faculty emphasizes the importance of ethical standards, in both personal and business ventures, so all coursework will be completed using best practice methods.

The Liberty University online School of Business aims to challenge the master program students in a critical thinking, strategic, Christian business environment.  The program is administered with the contemporary business practices relevant to the modern business world, while ensuring a student’s growth in faith, values and academic excellence.  Students interested in pursuing a MBA degree are encouraged to look further into the other concentrations offered by the School of Business to fully understand and decide which avenue of business operations are best suited for a student’s personal and career aspirations.


  • Official college transcripts
  • Regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA or above

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation Statement

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.