Master of Public Administration
Northcentral University

Program Details

Are you in public affairs or community services at the local, state or federal level?  Ready to advance your career through education?  This online Master of Public Administration from Northcentral can be earned through asynchronous coursework, enabling you to study whenever your schedule permits.  You’ll learn the complexities of community issues in this online MPA, along with the rights of citizens, responsibilities of government and its leaders, and understand levels of bureaucracy.  You’ll complete a capstone project after completing classes such as:

  • Public Policy Process
  • Public Budgeting & Finance
  • Government & the Public Interest
  • Technologies & Innovations in Government

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

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). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States