Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration / Public Administration
Northcentral University

Program Details

Through scholarly research, this online PhD-BA is intended to prepare you for leadership roles within local, state or federal government.  With this Public Administration specialization from Northcentral, you’ll gain a solid foundation of the current trends in management, as you learn to evaluate programs from a contemporary viewpoint.  You’ll focus on the strategies that you can develop for your team to meet complex challenges in government head-on.  You’ll be guided by expert faculty in the field and benefit from Northcentral’s unique 1:1 online learning platform, as you write your dissertation and work through courses, such as:

  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Public Budgeting and Finance
  • Technology in Public Administration
  • Human Resources Management In the 21st Century

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States