Master of Public Administration
Nova Southeastern University

Program Details

The online Master of Public Administration develops skills to lead public and community agencies and to understand the social, economic, and political context in which public decisions are made in order to meet public sector, government, and nonprofit needs.  The program cultivates analytical skills and public service values like accountability, integrity, diversity and ethical decision-making by engaging students and faculty in innovative, life-long learning experiences.  Graduates are able to determine optimal courses of action; analyze organizations using financial, statistical, and technological models; communicate effectively; and contribute to the field through public administration projects.  

Degree concentrations include:

  • State and Local Administration
  • Non-Profit/Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Criminal Justice
  • Disaster and Emergency Management

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs, and Administration (NASPAA)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Nova Southeastern University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV