Master of Public Administration
Roger Williams University

Program Details

Roger Williams University offers the online MPA. This program prepares students for careers in the education, nonprofit, government, for-profit, private and public sector management or consulting, environmental agencies, healthcare, policy analysis, homeland security and more. Students tackle critical social issues affecting people around the world as well as close to home and work to find solutions. Graduates go on to employment in a broad range of organizations from local municipalities and state agencies to working as government policy analysts and fundraisers.
The following courses are offered the program:
  • Foundations of Public Administration: Legal and Institutional
  • Public Policy and Program Evaluation
  • Data Management and Analysis
  • Public Personnel Management
  • Public Budgeting & Finance
  • Organizational Dynamics


  • Must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Submit official transcripts, personal statement, resume, and letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education