Masters of Public Administration
Northern Michigan University

Program Details

The online MPA degree program from Northern Michigan University is designed to expand students' theoretical understanding of the field of public administration and develop essential competency in basic methodological and technical areas. Students choose one of the following concentration areas based upon their personal interests and professional goals:

  • Criminal Justice Administration
  • Human Resource Administration
  • State & Local Government
  • Public Management


  • Requires from 34-36 credits for completion
  • Must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Professional resume and cover letter
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

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