Master of Business Administration / Public Administration
Northcentral University

Program Details

Northcentral offers this online MBA with an option to take classes at an accelerated pace.  In this track, you’re able to complete your degree in about one year.  If you plan to juggle the responsibilities of work, family and school, then NCU’s online MBA can also be completed at your own pace, on a part-time basis.  Either way, you’ll learn from dedicated faculty that are engaged in your success.  With this specialization in Public Administration, your online MBA will focus on areas related to the management and operation of local, state and federal governments.  Whether you are already a professional in the field or aspiring to serve the public, this advanced degree explores topics from urban planning to politics.  Specialization courses that are usually offered are:

  • Public Budgeting and Finance
  • Quality Management in Public Administration
  • Government and the Public Interest


  • A conferred bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited academic institution or an international institution determined to be equivalent through an approved evaluation service
  • Official transcripts

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. 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).

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