Bachelor of Public Administration
National University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Public Administration provides rigorous training to meet the complexities of the management of public programs and assets.  Courses expose students to the central theories of public administration and teach students how to analyze the operations and procedures of public management and nonprofits.  Students develop relevant management skills, find ways to apply public administration theories and practices in program and resource management, and understand accounting and budgeting for government agencies and nonprofits.  

Program highlights:

  • Evaluate the role of community groups in local government
  • Analyze ethical challenges facing the public sector
  • Use research to address current issues
  • Collect and analyze data and review literature to effectively present findings


  • Must have attended a regionally accredited high school
  • Must have a high school GPA of 2.0
  • Individual degree programs may have additional admission requirements

School Accreditation Statement

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