Master of Public Administration / Urban Planning
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s 100% online Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Urban Planning offers students the opportunity to gain an advanced understanding of what it takes to lead, strategize for, and grow cities. This degree program combines advanced studies in 2 areas that complement each other seamlessly – public administration and urban planning. As an online degree program that exists to equip men and women with the skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to cultivate growth in urban areas, this degree will naturally attract people who currently work as public administrators or urban planners. This urban planning program is also an excellent choice for students who hope to become city planners or public administrators – for a large metropolis or a small town. Students who pursue Liberty’s MPA in Urban Planning can also use the degree to pursue careers as transports planners, local government officers, housing officials, conservation officers, or historic building inspectors. Liberty’s MPA in Urban Planning can also be completed in as little as 1.5 years – allowing students to explore job opportunities they are passionate about without having to study for an extended period of time. 

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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

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)