Master of Administration
Northern Arizona University

Program Details

The online Master of Administration is designed for mid-career professionals desiring a comprehensive understanding of administration and seeking to strengthen and update their administration and professional skills.  Students learn to examine administration, leadership, and organizational theories; apply theories to effectively and ethically manage diverse cultures within organizations; design, write, and produce documents meeting professional standards; and conduct research studies and program evaluations in order to improve organizational effectiveness.  Courses also teach problem-solving skills, teaching students to analyze problems and create solutions using qualitative and quantitative problem-solving processes, technologies, systems approaches, and creative thinking.


  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.00 
  • Transcripts
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Personal statement or essay
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae

School Accreditation Statement

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