Bachelor of Public Administration
Northern Arizona University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Public Administration provides the knowledge and skills specifically designed for careers in government policy and administration, helping students gain the insights needed to plan and formulate policy as well as manage, organize, and implement operations in the public arena.  Courses focus on developing analytical skills which allow students to be active participants in the education process as they develop skills in ethics, leadership and management, budgeting, public policy formation, organizational theory, research methods, and written communication.  Graduates are prepared to effectively and competently serve the public good, having developed the abilities to be dynamic and ethical leaders prepared to face the challenges of rapidly changing organizational environments.

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED is required

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission