Master of Arts in Public Administration
Saginaw Valley State University

Program Details

An online masters degree in Public Administration at Saginaw Valley State combines online courses with internship opportunities to build your core competencies and leadership skills. Learn basics in public administration and organizational leadership and also extend your knowledge with in-depth topics, such as intercultural communications, conflict management and policy and politics.

Choose from two areas of specialization:

  • Public Administration track
  • Student Affairs Administrative track

Public administrators often work in local, state and federal organizations, including public, non-profit and private sectors. Equip yourself with management skills and knowledge to serve in institutions, such as law enforcement, private colleges and humanitarian agencies.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Saginaw Valley State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s)