Master of Public Administration
Metropolitan State University

Program Details

Prepare for a variety of career and leadership opportunities in the public administration field with the Master of Public Administration degree online.  Learn about the challenges public administrators face at all levels of government while strengthening skills in organization and management, analytics, and ethical and accountable leadership.  The curriculum integrates the study of public administration and issues with non-profit and for-profit perspectives.  Focus on courses in:

  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Public Budgeting
  • Finance

Gain a practical education that prepares you to design and manage new ways to handle social problems while also learning to lead and manage a broad range of organizations and programs ethically.

Students benefit from rigorous yet flexible courses that allow them to graduate without sacrificing their current career.  Courses are taught by outstanding practitioner scholars and feature a highly diverse student body.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Metropolitan State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample