Master of Public Administration / Criminal Justice & Public Safety
Norwich University

Program Details

The online Master of Public Administration degree from Norwich University can equip you with the leadership characteristics necessary to make a difference in the public sector. Choose from 7 career-focused concentrations in Criminal Justices and Public Safety, Municipal Governance, Public Administration Leadership and Crisis Management, Fiscal Management, Nonprofit Management, Policy Analysis and Analytics and Procurement and Government Contract Management. In our program, you can develop the skills it takes to implement solutions to the challenges faced by your communities and the world.

Courses required for the online Master of Public Administration degree are offered in 11-week sessions and are taught by expert faculty members who base each lesson on real-world experience. You can receive one-on-one attention from many of our educators and gain strong foundational skills in leadership, strategic planning, ethics and analysis. In addition, you may also receive the opportunity to network with alumni and the advisory board and explore diverse perspectives from monthly presentations delivered by industry professionals.

The program is delivered online through an interactive learning environment designed to fit the busy schedules of working individuals. Online students can choose from multiple course start dates and access coursework from the time and place of their choice, making it easy to balance higher education with full-time professional and personal commitments.

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Mostly Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample

Additional Info

  • The program ends in a residency at the historic Norwich University campus in Vermont.